9588: Kiyoko Maehara

9588: Kiyoko Maehara

Kiyoko Maehara

She was born on 19 July 1906. Her maiden name is Kiyoko Watanabe. She was a housewife. Her family includes Suye Watanabe (mother; nee Suye Sagara), Shigekane Watanabe (father), Jiro Maehara (husband), Masumi Maehara (son), Tomoko Maehara (daughter), Yasuko Maehara (daughter), Isamu Maehara (son), Tsugio Maehara (son) and Mutsuo Maehara (son). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No.1 Whonnock, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Popoff Farms, Slocan, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 19 July 1906
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
C-9392 (1634-1680)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9588
Name Kiyoko Maehara



9588: Kiyoko Maehara


Metadata Author: Lindsey Jacobson
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