Shitsue Yasunaka

Shitsue Yasunaka

Her maiden name was Shitsue Aramaki. She was born on 21 May 1898. She was a housewife. Her family includes Michinasa Aramaki (father), Naka Aramaki (mother; nee Naka Miyaka), Taira Yasunaka (husband) and Kay Yasunaka (daughter). Her home address is listed as 2696 Trinity Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Montreal, Quebec.


Regularized NameShitsue Yasunaka
Custodian Identification Number11011
NationalityNaturalized Canadian


Custodian Case Files (1)


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