Kono Kawasaki

Kono Kawasaki

She was born on 10 June 1904. Her maiden name is Kono Yamada. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kiyo Yamada (mother; nee Kiyo Shimizu), Inosuki Yamada (father), Sutejiro Kawasaki (husband), Kazumi Kawasaki (daughter), Tadanobu Kawasaki (son), Kiyomi Kawasaki (daughter), Matsuo Kawasaki (son), Takeo Kawasaki (son), Shigeo Kawasaki (son) and Kyoto Kawasaki (daughter). Her home address is listed as 221 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. 2001 Columbia Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameKono Kawasaki
Custodian Identification Number9262
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceTashme, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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