Tsugi Tsuchiya

Tsugi Tsuchiya

She was born on 24 March 1886. Her maiden name is Tsugi Asahina. She was a housewife. Her family includes Toyojiro Asahina (father), Hajime Tsuchiya (husband), Toshiko Tsuchiya (daughter; also listed in the file as irene Tsuchiya) and Shizuko Tsuchiya (daughter; also listed in the file as Eleanor Tsuchiya). Her home address is listed as 881 Union Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to White Farm, Big Eddy, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTsugi
SurnameTsuchiya
Regularized NameTsugi Tsuchiya
Custodian Identification Number9513
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceBig Eddy, BC

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Custodian Case Files (1)

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