Chizu Negoro

Chizu Negoro

She was born on 8 May 1907. Her maiden name is Chizu Mitsuyoshi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Aki Mitsuyoshi (mother; nee Aki Shiji), Yasugiro Mitsuyoshi (father), Shinichi Negoro (husband), Hitoshi Negoro (son), Takashi Negoro (son), Kazumi Negoro (daughter), and Emi Negoro (daughter). Her home address is listed as 1254 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameChizu Negoro
Custodian Identification Number6771
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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