Toyoko Tsuchiya

Toyoko Tsuchiya

She was born on 12 January 1905. She was a housewife. Her family includes Takejiro Tsuchiya (husband), Setsuko Tsuchiya (daughter), George Tsuchiya (son), Roy Tsuchiya (son), Billy Tsuchiya (son). Her home address is listed as 733 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameToyoko Tsuchiya
Custodian Identification Number9925
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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