Shigeno Kojima

Shigeno Kojima

She was born on 28 May 1905. Her maiden name is Shigeno Matsubayashi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Nobu Matsubayashi (mother; nee Nobu Okutani), Satokichi Matsubayashi (father), Inokichi Kojima (husband), Masao Kojima (son), Fumio Kojima (son), Toshiko Kojima (daughter), Jiro Kojima (son), and Haruo Kojima (son). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameShigeno Kojima
Custodian Identification Number6404
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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