1743: Shogoro Shimano

1743: Shogoro Shimano

Shogoro Shimano

He was born on 12 May 1913. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers, Terra Nova Cannery, Eburne, BC. His family includes Sai Shimano (mother; nee Sai Sainaka), Kyutaro Shimano (father), and Matsuo Shimano (brother). His home address is listed as Terra Nova Cannery, Eburne, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Schreiber, ON and Hamilton, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 12 May 1913
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Schreiber, ON
Hamilton, ON
C-9323 (2276-2302)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1743
Name Shogoro Shimano



1743: Shogoro Shimano


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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