Kimie Teshima

Kimie Teshima

She was born on 3 July 1920. Her maiden name is Kimie Adachi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Masa Adachi (mother), Manroku Adachi [also listed as Manroku Nishimura; possibly Manruku Adachi or Manruku Nishimura] (father), Yoshio Teshima (husband), and Satoshi Teshima [also listed as William Teshima] (son). Her home address is listed as Acme Cannery, Eburne, BC. 1767 Second Avenue West, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameKimie Teshima
Custodian Identification Number4675
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Lethbridge, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Eburne


Custodian Case Files (1)


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