George Shoji

George Shoji

He was born on 05 February 1922. He was a farmer employed by George Shoji (also listed in the file as Yasuzo Shoji). His family includes Kimiko Shoji (mother; nee Kimiko Abe) and George Shoji (father; also listed in the file as Yasuzo Shoji). His home address is listed as 223 5th Road, Whonnock, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Darling and Company, Chatham, ON.

Metadata

ForenameGeorge
SurnameShoji
Regularized NameGeorge Shoji
Custodian Identification Number9404
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceChatham, ON

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Custodian Case Files (1)

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