Kikuye Kinoshita

Kikuye Kinoshita

She was born on 25 September 1914. Her maiden name is Kikuye Matsuura. She was a housewife. Her family includes Sayono Matsuura (mother), Shikaichi Matsuura (father), Noriyoshi Kinoshita (husband), and George Kinoshita (son). Her home address is listed as 117 Main Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Kamloops, BC.


Regularized NameKikuye Kinoshita
Custodian Identification Number8099
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Kamloops, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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