11228: Fusayo Shiraga

11228: Fusayo Shiraga

Fusayo Shiraga

She was born on 10 April 1898. She was a housewife. Her family includes Masuichi Shiraga (husband) and Keichi Shiraga (son). Her home address is listed as 504 East Hastings Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and exiled to Japan on 31 May 1946.
Sex F
Date of Birth 10 April 1898
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
Date exiled to Japan 31 May 1946
Reel
C-9406 (1331-1349)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11228
Name Fusayo Shiraga

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11228: Fusayo Shiraga

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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