Kikuye Amano

Kikuye Amano

She was born on 26 September 1918. Her maiden name is Kikuye Amemori. She was a housewife. Her family includes Sue Amemori (mother; nee Sue Nishimura), Rinji Amemori (father), Tojiro Amano (husband), Takekazu Amano (son), and Hiroshi Amano (son). Her home address is listed as 461 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameKikuye Amano
Custodian Identification Number6139
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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