6501: Shiro Masuda

6501: Shiro Masuda

Shiro Masuda

He was born on 25 September 1922. He was a millhand employed by Shawnigan Lake Lumber Company. His family includes Koura Masuda (mother), and Iwao Masuda (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 22, Shawnigan Lake, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 25 September 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Lethbridge, AB
Reel
C-9365 (1537-1541)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6501
Name Shiro Masuda

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Title

6501: Shiro Masuda

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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