Masako Honda

Masako Honda

She was born on 21 March 1916. Her maiden name is Masako Shimoji. She was a housewife. Her family includes Shinobu Shimoji (mother; nee Shinobu Takemoto), Yoshinojo Shimoji (father), Kiyoto Honda (husband), Setsuko Honda [also listed as Nancy Honda] (daughter), Robert Honda [also listed as Masato Honda] (son), Irene Honda [also listed as Fumiko Honda] (daughter), Miyoko Honda (daughter; born 1943), and Koji Honda (son; born 1944). Her home address is listed as 19th Avenue, Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and Neys, ON.


Regularized NameMasako Honda
Custodian Identification Number8661
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Neys, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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