Kiyo Suyehiro

Kiyo Suyehiro

She was born on 1 May 1922. Her married name is Kiyo Fukumoto. She was a student at St. Joseph’s Academy, Prince Rupert, BC. Her family includes Nori Suyehiro (mother; nee Nori Shimada), Yutaka Suyehiro (father), Fujio Fukumoto (husband). Her home address is listed as 291 3rd Avenue, Prince Rupert, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameKiyo Suyehiro
Custodian Identification Number292
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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