Masue Tanino

Masue Tanino

She was born on 17 March 1894. She was a housewife. Her family includes Eikichi Tanino (husband), Eiichi Tanino (son), Yoshiharu Tanino (son), Susumu Tanino (son), and Mitsunobu Tanino (son). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 315, House No. 19, Phoenix Cannery, Steveston, BC. 362 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameMasue Tanino
Custodian Identification Number4542
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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