Yuriko Yoshizawa

Yuriko Yoshizawa

She was born on 10 January 1923. Her maiden name is Yuriko Tsuyuki. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Tori Tsuyuki (mother; nee Tori Hara), Tokutaro Tsuyuki (father), Hiroshi Yoshizawa (husband), Takaaki Tsuyuki (brother), and Hiroshi Tsuyuki (brother). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to East Lillooet, BC.


Regularized NameYuriko Yoshizawa
Custodian Identification Number7068
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)East Lillooet, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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