Yaeko Kido

Yaeko Kido

She was born on 4 September 1922. Her maiden name is Yaeko Ikegami. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tsuya Ikegami (mother; nee Tsuya Shimizu), Sanjiro Ikegami (father), Shigeru Kido (husband), Lillian Kido [also listed as Michiyo Kido] (daughter), and Johnny Kido [also listed as Katsutoshi Kido] (son). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Whonnock, BC. 510 Johnson Street, New Westminster, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Hastings Park, BC.


Regularized NameYaeko Kido
Custodian Identification Number12772
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Hastings Park, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Whonnock


Custodian Case Files (1)


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