Kiyoko Shin

Kiyoko Shin

She was born on 08 October 1921. She was a housekeeper employed by Masajiro Shin at 1228 Stewart Avenue, Nanaimo, BC. Her family includes Yoshi Shin (mother; nee Yoshi Teranishi) and Masajiro Shin (father). Her home address is listed as 1228 Stewart Avenue, Nanaimo, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC and Slocan Extension, BC. She was exiled to Japan on 02 October 1946.


Regularized NameKiyoko Shin
Custodian Identification Number3092
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceVancouver, BC
ResidenceSlocan Extension, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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