Hisaye Kayahara

Hisaye Kayahara

She was born on 20 June 1912. Her family includes Shuzu Kayahara (mother; nee Shuzu Nishimura), Soichi Kayahara (father), Masuo Hashimoto (ex-husband), and Andree Kayahara [possibly Andree Hashimoto] (daughter). Her home address is listed as 1031 East Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Fletcher, ON.

Metadata

ForenameHisaye
SurnameKayahara
Regularized NameHisaye Kayahara
Custodian Identification Number7667
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceFletcher, ON

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Terminology

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