Eitaro Shoji

Eitaro Shoji

He is also listed as Roy Shoji. He was born on 7 July 1907. He was a manufacturer employed by Paper Box Company. His family includes Tokumatsu Shoji (father), Fusa Shoji (mother), Matue Shoji [possibly Matsuye Shoji] (wife; nee Matsue Toriya and possibly Matsuye Toriya), Edward Shoji [also listed as Kichiro Shoji] (son), Yoshito Shoji (son), Victor Shoji [also listed as Masahiro Shoji] (son), Katsuhiko Shoji (son). His home address is listed as 2161 East Georgia Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Revelstoke, BC.


Regularized NameEitaro Shoji
Custodian Identification Number10405
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceRevelstoke, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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