Ayako Tahara

Ayako Tahara

She was born on 5 May 1916. She was a housewife. Her family includes Sawa Ohori [possibly Sawa Omori] (mother; nee Sawa Abe), Toyokichi Ohori [possibly Toyokichi Omori] (father), Noboru Tahara (husband), Marjorie Miyako Tahara (daughter), and Aileen Fumiko Tahara (daughter). Her home address is listed as 221 Mercer Street, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameAyako
SurnameTahara
Regularized NameAyako Tahara
Custodian Identification Number7737
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

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