Shinichi Enomoto

Shinichi Enomoto

He was born on 1 October 1900. He was a porter in Georgia Pharmacy, 777 Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Kurino Enomoto (mother; nee Kurino Naokawa), Masahiko Enomoto (father), Mitsue Enomoto (wife; nee Mitsue Higashi), and Mutsumu Enomoto (son). His home address is listed as 255A East Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameShinichi Enomoto
Custodian Identification Number12219
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceNew Denver, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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