Shige Amano

Shige Amano

She was born on 9 November 1896. She was a housewife. Her family includes Sadakichi Amano (husband). Her home address is listed as Downs Road, Clayburn, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Homewood, MB and she was exiled to Japan on 2 October 1946.


Regularized NameShige Amano
Custodian Identification Number6305
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Homewood, MB
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Clayburn


Custodian Case Files (1)


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