Yasue Shiho

Yasue Shiho

She was born on 28 November 1889. Her maiden name is Yasue Maeda [possibly Yasu Maeda]. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yajiro Shiho (husband; deceased), Soichi Shiho (son), Mitsue Shiho (daughter), Ichiro Shiho (son), Marie Shiho (daughter), and Hisashi Shiho (son). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 313, Imperial Cannery House No. 11, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC and D’Arcy, BC.


Regularized NameYasue Shiho
Custodian Identification Number5570
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Bridge River, BC
Residence (after uprooting)D’Arcy, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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