Hiroshi Shinya

Hiroshi Shinya

He was born on 1 March 1923. He was a student who lived at Sunnyside Cannery, Skeena, BC He died on 15 July 1941. People related to this file include Kitayo Shinya (mother) and Shinsuke Shinya (father).


Regularized NameHiroshi Shinya
Custodian Identification Number12434
NationalityNaturalized Canadian


Custodian Case Files (1)


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