Minoru Kishi

Minoru Kishi

He was born on 4 November 1913. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Misue Kishi (mother; nee Misue Matsuo), Otomatsu Kishi (father), Tokiko Kishi (wife; Tokiko Endo), and Joyce Michiyo Kishi or Joyce Michijo Kishi (daughter). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 160, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Fort William, ON.


Regularized NameMinoru Kishi
Custodian Identification Number5011
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceNew Denver, BC
ResidenceFort William, ON


Custodian Case Files (1)


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