Shinae Ryujin

Shinae Ryujin

She was born on 11 February 1913. Her maiden name is Shinae Ohata. She was a housewife. Her family includes Toku Ohata (mother), Masao Ohata (father), Takeharu Ryujin (husband), Taketoshi Ryujin (son), and Masumi Ryujin (daughter). Her home address is listed as Chemainus, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameShinae Ryujin
Custodian Identification Number6568
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Chemainus


Custodian Case Files (1)


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