Tami Shimoda

Tami Shimoda

She was born on 25 April 1903. Her maiden name is Tami Fujiwara. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tohei Fujiwara (father), Kunihiko Fujiwara (father), Toshio Shimoda (husband), Eiko Shimoda (daughter), Rui Shimoda (daughter), Aiko Shimoda (daughter), Seiko Shimoda (daughter), Keiichi Shimoda (son), Sumiko Shimoda (daughter), Tsuyako Shimoda (daughter), and Roy Shimoda (son). Her home address is listed as 3048 6th Road, Rural Route No. 1, Whonnock, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and she was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameTami Shimoda
Custodian Identification Number8795
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Whonnock


Custodian Case Files (1)


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