Kiyoka Shono

Kiyoka Shono

She was born on 20 April 1923. She was a home help. Her family includes Matsu Shono (mother; nee Matsu Shono), Konosuke Shono (father). Her home address is listed as 31st Avenue, Whonnock, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameKiyoka Shono
Custodian Identification Number3462
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Lethbridge, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Whonnock


Custodian Case Files (1)


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