Daizo Kishimoto

Daizo Kishimoto

He was born on 2 January 1893. He was a salesman employed by West Coast Trading Company Limited. His family includes Uta Kishimoto (wife; nee Uta Horii), Toshiko Kishimoto (daughter), Kiyoko Kishimoto (daughter), Yeiko Kishimoto (daughter). His home address is listed as 1657 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Grand Forks, BC and exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameDaizo Kishimoto
Custodian Identification Number10391
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Grand Forks, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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