Shizuka Kodama

Shizuka Kodama

He was born on 10 January 1906. He was a gardener. His family includes Shimo Kodama (mother; nee Shimo Hamada), Genzo Kodama (father), Mitoko Kodama [also listed as Mitoka Kodama] (wife; nee Mitoka Baba), Sachiko Kodama (daughter), Victor Kodama [also listed as Masaru Kodama] (son), and Kazuko Kodama (daughter). 8622 Selkirk Street, Marpole, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Athalmer, BC.


Regularized NameShizuka Kodama
Custodian Identification Number12619
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Athalmer, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Marpole


Custodian Case Files (1)


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