Machi Shinohara

Machi Shinohara

She was born on 1 June 1891. Her maiden name is Machi Yusada. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Kunikazu Shinohara (husband), Masuye Shinohara (daughter), Chiyeko Shinohara (daughter), Morio Shinohara (son), Yukio Shinohara (daughter), and Tsugio Shinohara (son). Her home address is listed as 397 Sandal Road, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameMachi Shinohara
Custodian Identification Number7189
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceKaslo, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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