Chiyeko Morino

Chiyeko Morino

She was born on 24 April 1915. She was a self-employed dressmaker under Ai Cleaners. Her family includes Sanichi Katsuno (father), Asa Katsuno (mother; nee Asa Nakamura), Kikuzo Morino (husband), Hiromi Morino (son). Her home address is listed as 1861 Commercial Drive, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.


Regularized NameChiyeko Morino
Custodian Identification Number10803
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceLemon Creek, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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