Chiyeko Kotani

Chiyeko Kotani

She was born on 18 October 1905. Her maiden name is Chiyeko Takeshita. She was a housewife. Her family includes Aja Takeshita (mother), Genroku Takeshita (father), Toshio Kotani (husband), and Noriyuki Kotani (son). Her home address is listed as 409 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. 201 Abbott Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameChiyeko
SurnameKotani
Regularized NameChiyeko Kotani
Custodian Identification Number13190
NationalityUnknown
ResidenceTashme, BC
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

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Terminology

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