Kiyoo Chiba

Kiyoo Chiba

He was born on 15 August 1918. He was a millhand employed by Hatzic Shake and Shingle Company. His family includes Toshio Chiba (mother; nee Toshio Tamura), and Seibey Chiba (father). His home address is listed as Hurd Road, Rural Route No. 1, Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.


Regularized NameKiyoo Chiba
Custodian Identification Number5686
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Picture Butte, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Mission


Custodian Case Files (1)


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