Kiwa Utsunomiya

Kiwa Utsunomiya

She was born on 5 November 1899. She was a housewife. Her family includes Aki Hirano (mother; nee Aki Fukase), Tsunesaburo Hirano (father), Genji Utsunomiya (husband), Max Utsunomiya (son), Kenji Utsunomiya (son), Louise Utsunomiya (daughter), and Amy Utsunomiya (daughter). Her home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 1, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Coaldale, AB.

Metadata

ForenameKiwa
SurnameUtsunomiya
Regularized NameKiwa Utsunomiya
Custodian Identification Number4815
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceCoaldale, AB

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