Tsuyu Yasui

Tsuyu Yasui

Yasui was born on 24 June 1909. Her maiden name is Tsuyu Tamura. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Yukie Tamura (mother; nee Yukie Yokogawa), Waro Tamura (father), Ukiyoshi Yasui (husband), Shozo Gasiu Yasui (son), Wakako Yasui (daughter), Shinako Yasui (daughter), Ayako Yasui (daughter), Fukashi Yasui (son), and Atsushi Yasui (son). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 411 Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB and Cranford, AB. No seized property is listed in the file.

Metadata

ForenameTsuyu
SurnameYasui
Regularized NameTsuyu Yasui
Custodian Identification Number1471
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceRaymond, AB
ResidenceCranford, AB

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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