Chiyoko Sakon

Chiyoko Sakon

She was born on 29 April 1919. Her maiden name is Chiyoko Kimura. She was a housewife. Her family includes Masano Kimura (mother; nee Masano Yasuda), Setsubun Kimura (father), Shigeji Sakon (husband), Isamu Sakon [also listed as Peter Sakon] (son), and Minoru Sakon (son). Her home address is listed as 2129 Pine Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.


Regularized NameChiyoko Sakon
Custodian Identification Number12281
Residence (after uprooting)Lemon Creek, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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