Kikuye Ono

Kikuye Ono

She was born on 27 July 1923. She was a dressmaker employed by Lion Valet Cleaners, 155 10th Avenue East, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Chiyono Ono (mother) and Tunezo Ono (father). Her home address is listed as 1319 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, BC. 1373 Richards Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameKikuye Ono
Custodian Identification Number7615
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Greenwood, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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