Yutaka Shintani

Yutaka Shintani

He was born on 20 June 1909. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers. His family includes Yonekichi Shintani (father), Fuyu Shintani (mother; nee Fuyu Ito), Aiko Shintani (wife; nee Aiko Oyama), Peter Shintani [also listed Osamu Shintani] (son), Ayako Shintani [also listed as Jenny Shintani] (daughter), and Grace Shintani [also listed as Yoshiko Shintani] (daughter). His home address is listed as Hutchinson Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Port Stanley, ON.


Regularized NameYutaka Shintani
Custodian Identification Number3340
NationalityCanadian born
ResidencePort Stanley, ON


Custodian Case Files (1)


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