Shaw Mizuhara

Shaw Mizuhara

He is also listed as Joseph Mizuhara. He was born on 22 June 1917. He was a student at University of British Columbia. His family includes Seikichi Mizuhara (father) and Tomi Mizuhara (mother; nee Tomi Nakagawa). His home address is listed as 36 Nanaimo Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameShaw Mizuhara
Custodian Identification Number10392
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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