Kiyoo Utsunomiya

Kiyoo Utsunomiya

He was born on 10 September 1900. He was a pulp mill worker. His family includes Shizuko Utsunomiya (wife) and Tsugio Utsunomiya (son). Ocean Falls, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Red Buck Camp, Princeton, BC and was exiled to Japan on 31 May 1946.


Regularized NameKiyoo Utsunomiya
Custodian Identification Number15594
NationalityJapanese national
ResidencePrinceton, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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