Chizuko Ando

Chizuko Ando

She was born on 22 December 1923. She was a student at King Edward High School and a paper box maker employed by Vancouver Paper Box Company, 245 Union Street, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Haru Ando (mother; nee Haru Tokuno) and Shigeki Ando (father). Her home address is listed as 157 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameChizuko Ando
Custodian Identification Number12260
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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