Yeiko Kishimoto

Yeiko Kishimoto

She was born on 29 November 1927. She was a student. Her family includes Uta Kishimoto (mother; nee Uta Horu) and Seizo Kishimoto (father). She lived at Grand Forks, BC and was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameYeiko Kishimoto
Custodian Identification Number15735
NationalityCanadian born
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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