7200: Tetsuko Kiyonaga

7200: Tetsuko Kiyonaga

Tetsuko Kiyonaga

She was born on 7 July 1921. Her occupation is listed as “living at home”, but an additional note indicates that she was a maid. Her family includes Hide Kiyonaga (mother) and Shokichi Kiyonaga (father) Her home address is listed as Cumberland, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 07 July 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Lemon Creek, BC
Reel
C-9372 (1455-1457)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7200
Name Tetsuko Kiyonaga

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7200: Tetsuko Kiyonaga

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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