Shizuka Tajiri

Shizuka Tajiri

She was born on 22 August 1895. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tamo Yamashita (mother; nee Tamo Matsuda), Buntaro Yamashita (father), Juro Tajiri (husband), Titsu Tajiri (son), Katoye Tajiri (daughter), and Nobu Tajiri (son). Her home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 1, Mission City, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.

Metadata

ForenameShizuka
SurnameTajiri
Regularized NameShizuka Tajiri
Custodian Identification Number4423
NationalityJapanese national
ResidencePicture Butte, AB

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Terminology

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