2788: Yukio Shimoda

2788: Yukio Shimoda

Yukio Shimoda

He was born on 31 August 1921. He was a labourer employed by the Great Northern Cannery. His family includes Kiku Shimoda (mother) and Zensaburo Shimoda (father). His home address is listed as 409 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan City, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 31 August 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan City, BC
C-9331 (218-223)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2788
Name Yukio Shimoda



2788: Yukio Shimoda


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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