Tomiko Tanouye

Tomiko Tanouye

She was born on 25 November 1886. Her maiden name is Tomiko Uyemura. Her family includes Hide Uyemura (mother; nee Hide Watanabe), Shimupe Uyemura (father). She lived at 1762 Toronto Street, Regina, SK.


Regularized NameTomiko Tanouye
Custodian Identification Number15057
NationalityNaturalized Canadian


Custodian Case Files (1)


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