Shoichiro Sanada

Shoichiro Sanada

He was born on 11 June 1905. He was a self-employed laborer. His family includes Sumi Sanada (mother), Shizu Sanada (wife; in Japan), Sakae Sanada (daughter; in Japan). His home address is listed as 730 Davis Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and he was exiled to Japan on 24 December 1946.


Regularized NameShoichiro Sanada
Custodian Identification Number8615
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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