Yoshiharu Shimoji

Yoshiharu Shimoji

He was born on 9 March 1925. He was a farmer employed by his mother. His family includes Shinobu Shimoji (mother; nee Shinobu Takemoto), and Yoshinojo Shimoji (father). His home address is listed as 19th Avenue, Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hope, BC.


Regularized NameYoshiharu Shimoji
Custodian Identification Number8704
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceHope, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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