Tsugie Kishiyama

Tsugie Kishiyama

Her maiden name was Tsugie Uyeda. She was born on 26 November 1904. She was a self-employed farmer. Her family includes Bunji Uyeda (father), Fusa Uyeda (mother; nee Fusa Murayama), Kumashiko Yamamoto (first husband), Keisaku Kishiyama (ex-husband), Shinji Taku (partner), Tatsuko Yamamoto (daughter), Haruko Yamamoto (daughter), and Minobu Yamamoto (son). Her home address is listed as 1090 Royal Oak Avenue, Burnaby BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameTsugie Kishiyama
Custodian Identification Number11243
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceTashme, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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