Kiyoshi Oikawa

Kiyoshi Oikawa

She was born on 21 September 1908. Her maiden name is Kiyoshi Endo. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kane Endo (mother; nee Kane Chiba), Sasuke Endo (father), Takeo Oikawa (husband), Shigeko Oikawa (daughter), Akiko Oikawa (daughter), Kimiko Oikawa (daughter), and Kishio Oikawa [possibly Kisio Oikawa] (son). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, New Westminster, BC and 1037 River Road, Sunbury, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Clinton, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKiyoshi
SurnameOikawa
Regularized NameKiyoshi Oikawa
Custodian Identification Number5813
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceClinton, BC

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