Giichi Shono

Giichi Shono

He was born on 10 October 1920. He was a logger at Dumaresq Camp, Allison Harbour, BC. His family includes Matsu Shono (mother) and Konosuke Shono (father). His home address is listed as Dumaresq Camp, Allison Harbour, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameGiichi Shono
Custodian Identification Number2966
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceLethbridge, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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