Chiyoko Izumi

Chiyoko Izumi

She was born on 31 May 1921. Her maiden name is Chiyoko Hashimoto. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kato Hashimoto (mother; nee Kato Norima or Kato Nerima), Naojiro Hashimoto (father), and Kamame Izumi (wife). Her home address is listed as Chemainus, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameChiyoko Izumi
Custodian Identification Number6854
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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