Masao Shiomi

Masao Shiomi

He was born on 31 July 1923. He was a student at King Edward High School and later at UBC. His family includes Hikotaro Shiomi (father) and Tomino Shiomi (mother; nee Tomino Hamaguchi). His home address is listed as 366 Powell Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Fort William, Ontario.


Regularized NameMasao Shiomi
Custodian Identification Number11032
NationalityCanadian born


Custodian Case Files (1)


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