Kiyoko Shishido

Kiyoko Shishido

She was born on 25 January 1915. Her maiden name is Kiyoko Sakamoto. She was a housewife. Her family includes Natsu Sakamoto (mother; nee Natsu Mito), Mitsutaro Sakamoto (father), Ginichi Shishido (husband), and Kenneth Shishido [also listed as Kenji Shishido] (son). Her home address is listed as 439 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameKiyoko Shishido
Custodian Identification Number9188
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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