Shinako Okazaki

Shinako Okazaki

She was born on 10 October 1921. She was a home helper. Her family includes Shikano Okazaki (mother; nee Shikano Arimatsu), and Otokichi Okazaki (father). Her home address is listed as Rural Route #1, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, Ontario.


Regularized NameShinako Okazaki
Custodian Identification Number8318
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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