Shigeko Teranishi

Shigeko Teranishi

She was born on 24 March 1917. Her maiden name is Shigeko Katayama. She was a housewife. Her family includes Iso Katayama (mother), Heishiro Katayama (father), and Yoshio Teranishi (husband). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 257, Imperial Cannery, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Minto City, BC.

Metadata

ForenameShigeko
SurnameTeranishi
Regularized NameShigeko Teranishi
Custodian Identification Number6427
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceMinto City, BC

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Terminology

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