Kichitaro Shinde

Kichitaro Shinde

He was born on 11 May 1900. He was a merchant who owned a hardware store with his brother-in-law. His family includes Keri Shinde (mother; nee Keri Nishibata), Yoshimatsu Shinde (father), Yoshie Shinde [possibly Yoshiye Shinde] (wife; nee Yoshie Nishi or Yoshiye Nishi), George Shinde (son), Susumu Shinde (son), Yasunari Shinde (son), Nobuko Shinde (daughter), Natsuko Shinde (daughter), Yoshitaka Shinde (son), and Masahiro Shinde (son). His home address is listed as Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKichitaro
SurnameShinde
Regularized NameKichitaro Shinde
Custodian Identification Number1861
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGreenwood, BC

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