Tatsue Yokota

Tatsue Yokota

She was born on 15 February 1916. She was a housewife. Her family includes Toga Yokota (husband), Fugimi Yokota [also listed Norene Yokota] (daughter), Tsuruichi Oike (father), and Suyeno Oike (mother; nee Suyeno Makino). Her home address is listed as 456 Cordova Street, East Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTatsue
SurnameYokota
Regularized NameTatsue Yokota
Custodian Identification Number10297
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

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Terminology

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