Shoji Konishi

Shoji Konishi

He was born on 17 October 1915. He was a rancher in partnership with Gaiji Konishi. His family includes Hana Konishi (mother), James Konishi (father), Seiji Konishi [possibly Saiji Konishi] (brother), Satoko Konishi (sister-in-law), and Sanji Konishi (brother). His home address is listed as Porpoise Bay, Sechelt, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Vanderhoof, BC.


Regularized NameShoji Konishi
Custodian Identification Number377
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Vanderhoof, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Sechelt


Custodian Case Files (1)


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