Atsu Shikatani

Atsu Shikatani

Her maiden name was Atsu Ennyu. She was born on 16 February 1910. She was a housewife. Her family includes Sannosuke Ennyu (father), Moto Ennyu (mother; nee Moto Otsuyama), Takayuki Shikatani (husband), Denis Shikatani [also listed as Hiroshi Shikatani] (son), Patricia Shikatani [also listed as Masumi Shikatani] (daughter). Her home address is listed as 2124 Granvely Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameAtsu Shikatani
Custodian Identification Number9962
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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