Hisako Shibuya

Hisako Shibuya

Her maiden name was Hisako Tanabe. She was born on 1 January 1918. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kichihei Tanabe (father), Kane Tanabe (mother), Kiyoshi Shibuya (husband), Richard Shibuya [also listed as Richard Shibuya] (son). Her home address is listed as 2303 East Georgia Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Christina Lake, BC.


Regularized NameHisako Shibuya
Custodian Identification Number11057
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceChristina Lake, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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