2298: Saichi Shimoto

2298: Saichi Shimoto

Shimoto

He was born on 20 March 1893. He was a fruit farmer. His family includes Hisayo Shimoto (wife), Shigeo Shimoto (son), Tokiye Shimoto (daughter), Mikio Shimoto, Harumi Shimoto (daughter), and Yoshiyuki Shimoto (son). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 4, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 20 March 1893
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Kaslo, BC
Reel
C-9328 (1260-1315)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2298
Name Saichi Shimoto

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2298: Saichi Shimoto

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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