Chiyono Tsuji

Chiyono Tsuji

She was born on 5 February 1900. She was a housewife. Her family includes Uyomon Tsuji (husband), Toshio Tsuji (son), Nobuko Tsuji (daughter), Tomiko Tsuji (daughter), Hatsue Tokonami (daughter; nee Hatsue Tsuji), and Yoshikazu Tsuji (son). Her home address is listed as 342 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameChiyono Tsuji
Custodian Identification Number9870
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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