Mitsugu Shimoda

Mitsugu Shimoda

He was born on 5 March 1922. He was a clerk at Holly Lodge Grocery Store, 1254 Davie Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Fuki Shimoda (mother; nee Fuki Matsumaro) and Sadaki Shimoda (father). His home address is listed as Port Moody, BC and Pitt Meadows, BC. 1254 Davie Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC; Ontario Farm Service Camp, Essen, ON; and Hamilton, ON.

Metadata

ForenameMitsugu
SurnameShimoda
Regularized NameMitsugu Shimoda
Custodian Identification Number12628
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceVancouver, BC
ResidenceEssen, ON
ResidenceHamilton, ON

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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