699: Matsuo Shimano

699: Matsuo Shimano

Matsuo Shimano

He was born on 07 December 1912. He was a figherman. His family includes Sai Shimano (mother; nee Sai Sainaka), Kyutaro Shimano (father), Namiko Shimano (wife; nee Namiko Nishihara), Minoru Frank Shimano (son), Isabel Shimano (daughter), and Etsuko Shimano (daughter). His home address is listed as Terra Nova Cannery, Eburne, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC; Rosebery, BC; 379 Chatham Street, Montreal, QC; and 63 Superior Avenue, Mimico, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 07 December 1912
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Rosebery, BC
Montreal, QC
Mimico, ON
C-9310 (901-939)
Type Person
Custodian Number 699
Name Matsuo Shimano
Not Before: 03 April 1942
Not After: 26 October 1950



699: Matsuo Shimano


Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Alex Yodistra
Metadata Author: Lindsey Jacobson
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