5377: Sadao Shimoda

5377: Sadao Shimoda

Sadao Shimoda

He was born on 23 March 1914. He was a millhand employed by riverside mills. His family includes Chiyono Shimoda (mother; nee Chiyono Tanimoto), Kumeji Shimoda (father), and Fuji Shimoda (wife; nee Fuji Higa). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 23 March 1914
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9356 (604-618)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5377
Name Sadao Shimoda

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5377: Sadao Shimoda

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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