Mitsuko Yamauchi

Mitsuko Yamauchi

She was born on 4 November 1922. She was a barber employed by sister Tomiye Yamauchi. Her family includes Zenbei Yamauchi (father) and Yasu Yamauchi (mother; nee Yasu Nishimura). Her home address is listed as 224 Abbott Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameMitsuko Yamauchi
Custodian Identification Number11146
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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