Shinnichi Shimotakahara

Shinnichi Shimotakahara

He was born on 5 March 1918. He was a dental student. His family includes Shen Shimotakahara (mother; nee Shen Kusama) and Kozo Shimotakahara (father). 1245 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Lewispon, Utah.


Regularized NameShinnichi Shimotakahara
Custodian Identification Number13373
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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