Kiyoko Nozaki

Kiyoko Nozaki

She was born on 1 July 1923. Her maiden name is Kiyoko Hira. She was a student at Britannia High School, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Sho Hira (mother; nee Sho Hiroo), Kensaburo Hira (father), and Kenji Nozaki (husband). Her home address is listed as 810 Union Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Blind Bay, BC.


Regularized NameKiyoko Nozaki
Custodian Identification Number12214
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Blind Bay, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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