2871: Kinu Shigehiro

2871: Kinu Shigehiro

Kinu Shigehiro

She was born on 27 October 1889. Her maiden name is Kinu Ushio. She was a farmer. Her family includes Nihei Ushio (father), Tokutaro Shigehiro (husband), Kasuko Shigehiro (daughter), Mitsuko Shigehiro (daughter), Makoto Shigehiro (son), Shigeko Shigehiro (daughter), and Kazuso Shigehiro (son). Her home address is listed as Mission, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Diamond City, AB and Picture Butte, AB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 27 October 1889
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Diamond City, AB
Picture Butte, AB
C-9332 (127-187)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2871
Name Kinu Shigehiro



2871: Kinu Shigehiro


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