Hana Tsukamoto

Hana Tsukamoto

Her maiden name was Hana Nishita. She was born on 3 January 1895. She ran a rooming house. Her family includes Zensuke Nishita (father), Asae Nishita (mother), Masato Tsukamoto (husband), Masami Tsukamoto (daughter), Harumi Tsukamoto (daughter), Sakae Tsukamoto (son), Emiko Tsukamoto (daughter), Takeshi Tsukamoto (son). Her home address is listed as 376 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Ontario.


Regularized NameHana Tsukamoto
Custodian Identification Number11129
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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