8404: Chizuko Wakayama

8404: Chizuko Wakayama

Chizuko Wakayama

She was born on 15 September 1908. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Chizuko Kasaoka. Her family includes Takumi Wakayama (husband), Chieko Wakayama [also listed as Takumi Wakayama] (daughter), Mary Wakayama (daughter), Noboru Wakayama (son), Miyeko Wakayama (daughter), Atsuko Wakayama (daughter), George Wakayama (son), Midori Wakayama (daughter), Hisako Kasaoka (mother), and Kaguyuki Kasaoka (father). Her home address is listed as 324 Heatley Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 15 September 1908
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
New Denver, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9382 (161-166)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8404
Name Chizuko Wakayama



8404: Chizuko Wakayama


Metadata Author: Aiying Yuan
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