Haruo Shimoda

Haruo Shimoda

He was born on 3 April 1920. He was a mill hand employed by Thurston-Flavelle Lumber Company, Port Moody, BC. His family includes Fuki Shimoda (mother; nee Fuki Matsumaro) and Sadaki Shimoda (father). His home address is listed as Box 15, Port Moody, BC. Pitt Meadows, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC and Ontario Farm Service Camp, Essen, ON.


Regularized NameHaruo Shimoda
Custodian Identification Number12627
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Essen, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Port Moody


Custodian Case Files (1)


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