Chiyoko Kawasaki

Chiyoko Kawasaki

She was born on 15 February 1925. She worked in her mother’s store which was called Kawasaki Store and was located at 300 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Yoso Kawasaki (mother) and Mohachi Kawasaki (father). Her home address is listed as 300 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameChiyoko Kawasaki
Custodian Identification Number12906
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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