Kiyoko Hamade

Kiyoko Hamade

She was born on 18 May 1920. She was a dressmaker employed at Broadway and Oak Street, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Hana Hamade (mother) and Matsunoke Hamade [possibly Matsunoke Nishi Hamade or Matsunoke Nishi] (father). Her home address is listed as 2700 Commerical Drive, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.


Regularized NameKiyoko Hamade
Custodian Identification Number10564
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceLemon Creek, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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