Kiyone Aura

Kiyone Aura

She was born on 1 January 1900. Her maiden name is Kiyone Kimura. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tsunekichi Kimura (father), Zentaro Aura (husband) Yoshio Aura (son), Kimiye Aura (daughter), Takeshi Aura (son), Setsuko Aura (daughter), Masako Aura (daughter), and Isamu Aura (son). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 443, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to East Lillooet, BC.


Regularized NameKiyone Aura
Custodian Identification Number5852
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)East Lillooet, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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