Aiko Sakiyama

Aiko Sakiyama

She was born on 6 October 1911. Her maiden name is Aiko Atode. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tatsu Atode (mother), Kichimatsu Atode (father), Kumataro Sakiyama (husband), Eriyo Sakiyama (daughter), Toshie Sakiyama (daughter), Fukumi Sakiyama (daughter), Noburo Sakiyama [possibly Noboru Sakiyama] (son), Noriko Sakiyama (daughter), and Bunji Sakiyama (son). Her home address is listed as 668 Railway Avenue, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.

Metadata

ForenameAiko
SurnameSakiyama
Regularized NameAiko Sakiyama
Custodian Identification Number6226
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSandon, BC

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