5628: Chiyoko Hirakida

5628: Chiyoko Hirakida

Chiyoko Hirakida

She was born on 1 June 1909. Her maiden name is Chiyoko Ishibashi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Taki Ishibashi (mother; nee Taki Koyanagi or Taki Koyanaki), Gentaro Ishibashi (father), Katsumi Hirakida (husband), Akira Hirakida (son), Setsuko Hirakida (daughter), and Aiko Hirakida (daughter). Her home address is listed as Vancouver Cannery, Eburne, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 01 June 1909
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
C-9361 (793-801)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5628
Name Chiyoko Hirakida



5628: Chiyoko Hirakida


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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