Hyaku Shibuya

Hyaku Shibuya

She was born on 14 November 1887. She was the owner of the rooming house. Her family includes Sotaru Shibuya (husband), and Tokojiro Suzuki (father). Her home address is listed as 138 Water Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameHyaku Shibuya
Custodian Identification Number10767
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceTashme, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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