5660: Shigemi Ohno

5660: Shigemi Ohno

Shigemi Ohno

He was born on 30 October 1922. He was a cannery worker employed by United Farmers, Mission, BC. His family includes Kimiyo Ohno (mother; nee Kimiyo Kimura), and Kenzo Ohno (father). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 2, Mission City, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 30 October 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Lethbridge, AB
C-9361 (981-984)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5660
Name Shigemi Ohno



5660: Shigemi Ohno


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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