Kiku Saimoto

Kiku Saimoto

She was born on 24 June 1898. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kunimatsu Saimoto (husband), Yukio Saimoto (son), Nobuko Saimoto (daughter), Fumio Saimoto (son), Sueko Saimoto (daughter), Hisao Saimoto (son), Mikio Saimoto (son), Taeko Saimoto (daughter), Shigeo Saimoto (son) and Sayoko Saimoto (daughter). Her home address is listed as 644 2nd Avenue, Steveston, BC. P.O. Box 451, Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Minto Mine, BC.


Regularized NameKiku Saimoto
Custodian Identification Number9608
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Minto Mine, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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