Tadao Shimada

Tadao Shimada

He is also listed as Frank Shimada. He was born on 29 January 1926. He was a student. His family includes Shinichi Shimada (father) and Kiyo Shimada (mother; nee Kiyo Watanabe). His home address is listed as 636 Cassiar Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Christina Lake, BC.


Regularized NameTadao Shimada
Custodian Identification Number10379
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Christina Lake, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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