Esther Hyodo

Esther Hyodo

She was also listed as Aki Hyodo. She was born on 4 September 1912. She was a houseworker employed by Catherine McNiven. Her family includes Hideichi Hyodo (father) and Toshiko Hyodo (mother; nee Toshiko Sasaki). Her home address is listed as 1945 West 35th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Montreal, Quebec.


Regularized NameEsther Hyodo
Custodian Identification Number11067
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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