Hitoshi Shin

Hitoshi Shin

He was born on 03 September 1924. His name is also listed in the file as Roy Shin. He was a student. His family includes Yeda Shin (mother; nee Yeda Ogura) and Sidney Shin (father; also listed in the file as Zentaro Shin). His home address is listed as 258, 28th Avenue, Whonnock, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameHitoshi Shin
Custodian Identification Number9470
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceTashme, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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