Setsuko Tsumura

Setsuko Tsumura

She was born on 17 August 1898. Her maiden name is Setsuko Inaba and Anna Inaba. Her name is also listed as Anna Tsumura. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Kumetaro Tsumura (husband), Tsunedo Tsumura (father), Mine Inaba (mother), Hisao Tsumura (son), Teiji Tsumura (son), Sachiko Tsumura [also listed as Mary Tsumura] (daughter), Takako Tsumura (daughter), Saburo Tsumura (son), and Kei Tsumura (son). Her home address is listed as 704 7th Avenue, Prince Rupert, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Popoff Farms, Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameSetsuko Tsumura
Custodian Identification Number2056
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Prince Rupert


Custodian Case Files (1)


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