Chiyo Hyodo

Chiyo Hyodo

She was born on 28 August 1916. Her name is also listed as Chiyo Evelyn Hyodo. She was a domestic servant employed by Mrs. J. Coutts. Her family includes Toshiko Hyodo (mother; nee Toshiko Sasaki) and Hideichi Hyodo (father). Her home address is listed as 6751 Victoria Road, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Hamilton, ON.


Regularized NameChiyo Hyodo
Custodian Identification Number15223
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Hamilton, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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