Kikuye Kajiwara

Kikuye Kajiwara

She was born on 1 January 1921. Her family includes Tsuruyo Kajiwara (mother; nee Tsuruyo Shishido) and Hyozo Kajiwara (father). Her home address is listed as Steveston, BC. Lower Capilano, North Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameKikuye Kajiwara
Custodian Identification Number15164
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Lethbridge, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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