Shizuko Hashida

Shizuko Hashida

She was born on 25 December 1920. She is also listed as Shizuko Tamura. She was a cannery worker employed by B.C. Packers, Steveston, BC. Her family includes Hideo Tamura (mother; nee Hideo Matsuoka), Toyoshige Tamura (father), Hideo Hashida (husband), Kimiko Hashida (daughter), and Akiko Hashida (daughter). Her home address is listed as 32 Chatham Street, Steveston, BC. P.O. Box 260, Steveston, BC and Rural Route, No. 1, New Westminster, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC. She was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameShizuko Hashida
Custodian Identification Number4894
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


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