Kunio Shinohara

Kunio Shinohara

He was born on 12 June 1892. He was a millhand employed by B. M. & S. Company, Britannia, BC. His family includes Suemi Shinohara (wife; nee Suemi Yashida), Tsumo Shinohara (mother; nee Tsumo Obayashi), and Manjiu Shinohara (father). His home address is listed as Britannia Beach, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hamilton, Ontario.


Regularized NameKunio Shinohara
Custodian Identification Number8196
NationalityNaturalized Canadian


Custodian Case Files (1)


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