Kiyo Sakata

Kiyo Sakata

She was born on 20 February 1893. She was a housewife. Her family includes Mantoku Sakata (husband), Takewo Sakata (son), Miyako Sakata (daughter), Mitsuyuki Sakata (step-son). Her home address is listed as Box 162, Chemainus, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameKiyo Sakata
Custodian Identification Number9830
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (before uprooting)Chemainus
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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