Shimataro Izumi

Shimataro Izumi

He was born on 11 May 1898. He was unemployed. His family includes Iwa Izumi (mother; nee Iwa Nono) and Jinmatsu Izumi (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 180 Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Griffin Lake, BC.


Regularized NameShimataro Izumi
Custodian Identification Number728
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGriffin Lake, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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