2911: Shigeaki Konishi

2911: Shigeaki Konishi

Shigeaki Konishi

He was born on 18 November 1923. He was a cannery worker employed by Phoenix Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was also a farmer. His family includes Nami Konishi (mother; nee Nami Abe) and Rokuhei Konishi (father). His home address is listed as House 11, Phoenix Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to St. Jean, MB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 18 November 1923
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
St Jean, MB
Reel
C-9332 (1142-1148)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2911
Name Shigeaki Konishi

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2911: Shigeaki Konishi

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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