11296: Tokutaro Shigehiro

11296: Tokutaro Shigehiro

Tokutaro Shigehiro

He was born on 23 September 1874. He was a strawberry farmer. His family includes Tomojiro Shigehiro (father), Matsu Shigehiro (mother), Kinu Shigehiro (wife), Kazuko Shigehiro (daughter), Tokiye Morita (daughter; nee Tokiye Shigehiro), Mitsuko Shigehiro (daughter), Makoto Shigehiro (daughter), Shigeko Shigehiro (son), and Kazuso Shigehiro (son). He lived in Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 23 September 1874
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Lethbridge, AB
Locations before uprooting
C-9407 (905-925)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11296
Name Tokutaro Shigehiro



11296: Tokutaro Shigehiro


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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