Shigeru Harada

Shigeru Harada

He was born on 19 November 1919. He was a farmer and logger employed by Pacific Shingle Company. His family includes Yozo Harada (father) and Taka Harada (mother; nee Taka Yamamoto). His home address is listed as 117 Main Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kelowna, BC.


Regularized NameShigeru Harada
Custodian Identification Number11465
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Kelowna, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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