7144: Kiyoko Imada

7144: Kiyoko Imada

Kiyoko Imada

She was born on 16 July 1925. She was a cannery worker employed by Berryland Cannery. Her family includes Sue Imada (mother; nee Sue Kusunoki) and Yoshitaro Imada (father). Her home address is listed as Rural Route #1, 18th Avenue, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, Slocan, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 16 July 1925
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
C-9372 (1016-1019)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7144
Name Kiyoko Imada



7144: Kiyoko Imada


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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