10796: Shima Konishi

10796: Shima Konishi

Shima Konishi

She was born on 25 January 1905. She was a housewife. Her family includes Masanosuke Ikenaga (father), Ito Ikenaga (mother), Sanuemon Konishi (husband), and Kimuyo Konishi (daughter). She lived in Ocean Falls, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and exiled to Japan on 31 May 1946.
Sex F
Date of Birth 25 January 1905
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
Date exiled to Japan 31 May 1946
Reel
C-9403 (166-170)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10796
Name Shima Konishi

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10796: Shima Konishi

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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