Shigeto Kuwabara

Shigeto Kuwabara

He was born on 12 November 1914. He was a gardener and “domestic”. His family includes Masano Kuwabara (mother; nee Masano Yamamoto), Bumpei Kuwabara (father), and Shigeno Kuwabara (step-mother). His home address is listed as 540 Dundein Street, Victoria, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Glencoe Camp, ON.


Regularized NameShigeto Kuwabara
Custodian Identification Number2004
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Glencoe Camp, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Victoria


Custodian Case Files (1)


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