Koichi Shimoda

Koichi Shimoda

He was born on 15 April 1913. He was a logger employed by Meeker Lumber Company in Dewdney, BC. He has no listed family. He lived in Jedney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lempriere, BC.


Regularized NameKoichi Shimoda
Custodian Identification Number9907
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Lempriere, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Jedney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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