Masashi Shin

Masashi Shin

He was born on 21 November 1921. He was a(n) farm and millhand employed by Sidney Shin. His family includes Yeda Shin (mother; nee Yeda Ogura) and Sidney Shin (father; also listed in the file as Zentaro Shin). His home address is listed as 258, 28th Avenue, Whonnock, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Chatham Camp, ON.

Metadata

ForenameMasashi
SurnameShin
Regularized NameMasashi Shin
Custodian Identification Number9400
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceChatham Camp, ON

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.