Kimiyo Yada

Kimiyo Yada

She was born on 14 October 1916. Her maiden name is Kimiyo Hirano. She was a housewife. Her family includes Wasa Hirano (mother; nee Wasa Ozawa), Yoshitaro Hirano (father), and Gorozaemon Yada (husband). Her home address is listed as 1149 Semlin Drive, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.


Regularized NameKimiyo Yada
Custodian Identification Number8565
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Bridge River, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.