Shigeko Machida

Shigeko Machida

She was born on 24 August 1903. She was a housewife. Her family includes Torakichi Machida (husband), Chiyeko Machida (daughter), Shigeru Machida (son) and Joe Machida [also listed as Isao Machida] (son). Her home address is listed as 527 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameShigeko Machida
Custodian Identification Number9537
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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