Shinichi Matsuo

Shinichi Matsuo

He was born on 10 September 1910. He was a fish buyer employed by A.B.C. Packing Company, Steveston, BC. His family includes Sumiye Matsuo (wife; nee Sumiye Nakade), Minoru Matsuo (son), Michiko Matsuo (daughter), Ume Matsuo (mother; nee Ume Miro), and Shinjiro Matsuo (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 195, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.


Regularized NameShinichi Matsuo
Custodian Identification Number9846
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Bridge River, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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