Kimiye Teramura

Kimiye Teramura

She was born on 18 January 1915. Her maiden name is Kimiye Nishihata. She was a housewife. Her family includes Natsu Nishihata (mother), Kumajiro Nishihata (father), Tokutaro Teramura (husband), Keiko Teramura (son), and Takashi Teramura (son). Her home address is listed as Johnson Road, Surrey, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC and Picture Butte, AB.


Regularized NameKimiye Teramura
Custodian Identification Number5177
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSandon, BC
ResidencePicture Butte, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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