Motoko Yanagisawa

Motoko Yanagisawa

She was born on 3 March 1925. She was a student. Her family includes Masu Yanagisawa (mother; nee Masu Koike) and Motoji Yanagisawa (father). Her home address is listed as 1766 Franklin Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC and Bay Farms, Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMotoko
SurnameYanagisawa
Regularized NameMotoko Yanagisawa
Custodian Identification Number12667
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan Extension, BC
ResidenceSlocan, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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