Yoshiko Tamura

Yoshiko Tamura

She was born on 20 November 1922. She is listed as unemployed. Her family includes Mumeyo Tamura (mother), Jube Tamura (father), Mae Tamura (daughter; born 18 January 1942), Masae Tamura (sister), Teruaki Tamura (brother), Isao Tamura (brother), and Nancy Tamura (sister). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameYoshiko Tamura
Custodian Identification Number7049
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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