2749: Mamoru Shimane

2749: Mamoru Shimane

Mamoru Shimane

He was born on 10 May 1921. He was a fisherman employed by A.B.C. Cannery, Steveston, BC. His family includes Kyo Shimane (mother) and Toranosuke Shimane (father). His home address is listed as House No. 39, Phoenix Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to St. Jean, MB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 10 May 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
St Jean, MB
Reel
C-9330 (1605-1611)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2749
Name Mamoru Shimane

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2749: Mamoru Shimane

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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