Yoko Shikaze

Yoko Shikaze

She was born on 11 May 1914. Her maiden name is Yoko Nishi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tsugu Nishi (mother), Ringaemon Nishi (father), Miyoshi Shikaze (husband), Kimihiro Shikaze (son), and Kazuki Shikaze (son). Her home address is listed as Cherry Street, Mission, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Morris, MB.


Regularized NameYoko Shikaze
Custodian Identification Number5631
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Morris, MB
Residence (before uprooting)Mission


Custodian Case Files (1)


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