Masa Shimoda

Masa Shimoda

She was born on 15 February 1866. Her maiden name is Masa Ogata. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tomo Ogata (mother), Kyuzaburo Ogata (father; ne Kyuzaburo Miyabe), Katsukuma Shimoda (husband). Her home address is listed as 6th Road, Rural Route No. 1, Whonnock, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMasa
SurnameShimoda
Regularized NameMasa Shimoda
Custodian Identification Number8930
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSlocan, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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