Haruko Shintani

Haruko Shintani

She was born on 20 May 1906. Her maiden name is Haruko Makino. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kimiyo Makino (mother), Unosuke Makino (father), Mamoru Shintani (husband), Akira Shintani (son), Mariko Shintani (daughter), Mitsuru Shintani (son), Ruiko Shintani (daughter), Eriko Shintani (daughter) and Hatsue Shintani (daughter). Her home address is listed as 1603 Franklin Street, Vancouver, BC. 1182 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to 6 Sumach Street, Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameHaruko Shintani
Custodian Identification Number10483
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceToronto, ON


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