Chieko Kozai

Chieko Kozai

She was born on 1 August 1921. She was a houseworker employed by Mrs. Geoghegan, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Sute Kozai (mother; nee Sute Yamamoto), and tomisaburo Kozai (father). Her home address is listed as 847 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC.


Regularized NameChieko Kozai
Custodian Identification Number8540
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Extension, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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