Hideko Tanigami

Hideko Tanigami

She was born on 3 October 1921. She is also listed as Hideko Maruno. Her family includes Nobuye Maruno (mother; nee Nobuye Kiyota), Tatushi Maruno [possibly Tatsushi Maruno] (father), and Moriharu Tanigami (husband). Her home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 4, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.


Regularized NameHideko Tanigami
Custodian Identification Number4262
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Raymond, AB
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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