Chiyoko Sakai

Chiyoko Sakai

She was born on 28 May 1918. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kameno Oye (mother; nee Kameno Fukuda), Tsunetaro Oye (father), Kiyoshi Sakai (husband), Kiyokazu Sakai (son), and Sumie Sakai (daughter). Her home address is listed as P.C. Cannery, P.O. Box 222, Steveston, BC. Box 10, Ucluelet, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Prairie Grove, MB.


Regularized NameChiyoko Sakai
Custodian Identification Number3886
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Prairie Grove, MB
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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