Kanematsu Shibata

Kanematsu Shibata

He was born on 13 June 1868. He was a retired fisherman. His family includes Itsuno Shibata (wife), Matsuye Shibata (daughter), Yuriko Shibata (daughter), and Toshiko Shibata (daughter). His home address is listed as 8821 Osler Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to the immigration building in Vancouver, BC.


Regularized NameKanematsu Shibata
Custodian Identification Number10931
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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