Masaye Shinkoda

Masaye Shinkoda

He was born on 13 July 1901. He operated a manufacutering business. His family includes Michiye Shinkoda (wife; nee Michiye Higashi), Chiyo Shinkoda (mother; nee Chiyo Shimotakahara), Masami Shinkoda (son), Toshiko Shinkoda (daughter), Noriko Shinkoda (daughter), Taizo Shinkoda (son), and Ryuichi Shinkoda (son). His home address is listed as 226 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Montreal, QC.


Regularized NameMasaye Shinkoda
Custodian Identification Number11775
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Montreal, QC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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