Suguko Shimoda

Suguko Shimoda

She was born on 7 October 1918. Her family includes Masuhara (father), Nobuchi Shimoda (husband), and Edwin Shimoda (son). Her home address is listed as Suicide Creek, Dawney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Shaughnessy, AB.


Regularized NameSuguko Shimoda
Custodian Identification Number3734
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceShaughnessy, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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