Hideka Suyehiro

Hideka Suyehiro

He was born on 7 September 1915. He was a bot builder employed by his father. His family includes Nori Suyehiro (mother; nee Nori Shimado), Yutaka Suyehiro (father), and Mitsuko Suyehiro (wife; nee Mitsuko Nakagawa). His home address is listed as 291 3rd Avenue, Prince Rupert, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kelowna, BC.


Regularized NameHideka Suyehiro
Custodian Identification Number2504
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Kelowna, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Prince Rupert


Custodian Case Files (1)


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