6918: Shigeichi Shigehiro

6918: Shigeichi Shigehiro

Shigeichi Shigehiro

He was born on 30 July 1904. He was a mill hand employed by Brownsville Lumber Company, New Westminster, BC. His family includes Kinu Shigehiro (mother), Tokutaro Shigehiro (father), Shizue Shigehiro (wife), Akime Shigehiro (son; born 22 June 1937), and Kenneth Kenji Shigehiro (son; born 1 May 1940). His home address is listed as Ferguson Road, South New Westminster. Jasper, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB. No seized property is listed in the file. A note indicates that all of his personal property was registered by his wife on her file.
Sex M
Date of Birth 30 July 1904
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Raymond, AB
C-9370 (400-417)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6918
Name Shigeichi Shigehiro
Not Before: 01 May 1942
Not After: 15 February 1947



6918: Shigeichi Shigehiro


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