Shigeshi Masuda

Shigeshi Masuda

He was born on 14 November 1868. He was a self-employed by farmer. His family includes Mikae Masuda (mother; nee Mikae Kake), Tsunenojo Masuda [possibly Tsunenajo Masuda] (father), and Toshie Masuda (wife; nee Toshie Yukitake; in Japan). His home address is listed as Bradner Road, Bradner, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC. He was exiled to Japan on 31 May 1946.


Regularized NameShigeshi Masuda
Custodian Identification Number4530
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Bradner


Custodian Case Files (1)


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