Chiyoko Togawa

Chiyoko Togawa

She was born on 22 October 1910. She was a housewife. Her family includes Jiro Togawa (husband), Yoshio Togawa (son), Kenji Togawa (son), Joe Togawa (son). Her home address is listed as 416 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC and 420 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameChiyoko Togawa
Custodian Identification Number8840
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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