Toshio Shimoda

Toshio Shimoda

He was born on 18 April 1900. He was a self-employed berry grower. His family includes Masa Shimoda (mother; nee Masa Ogata), Katsukuma Shimoda (father), Tami Shimoda (wife; nee Tami Fujiwara), Eiko Shimoda (daughter), Rui Shimoda (daughter), Iiko Shimoda (daughter), Seiko Shimoda (daughter), Keuchi Shimoda (daughter), Sumiko Shimoda (daughter), Tsuyako Shimoda (daughter), and Roy Shimoda (son). His home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 1, Whonnock, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC. He was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameToshio Shimoda
Custodian Identification Number4818
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSlocan, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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