Chiyoko Miyasaki

Chiyoko Miyasaki

She was born on 1 February 1920. Her married name is Chiyoko Tanaka. Her family includes Nobu Miyasaki (mother; nee Nobu Tanaka), Shigeichi Miyasaki (father), and Shoichi Tanaka (husband; married on March 14, 1943). Her home address is listed as 459 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameChiyoko Miyasaki
Custodian Identification Number12740
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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