Kiyoshi Onodera

Kiyoshi Onodera

She was born on 25 November 1905. Her maiden name is Kiyoshi Haniu. She was a dry cleaner. Her family includes Misao Haniu (mother; nee Misao Endo), Zenkichi Haniu (father), Genjiro Haniu (husband), and Kimiko Onodera (daughter). 4326 Main Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Westbank, BC.


Regularized NameKiyoshi Onodera
Custodian Identification Number14328
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceWestbank, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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