Shiga Wakabayashi

Shiga Wakabayashi

She was born on 02 March 1904. She was a self-employed cleaner. Her family includes Jisaburo Wakabayashi (husband), Aiko Wakabayashi (daughter), Hiroshi Wakabayashi (son), Taeko Wakabayashi (daughter) and Sumiko Wakabayashi (daughter). Her home address is listed as 8722 Selkirk Street, Marpole, BC. 2145 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, BC and 610 Davie Street, Vancouver, BC are listed as former addresses. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Kamloops, BC

Metadata

ForenameShiga
SurnameWakabayashi
Regularized NameShiga Wakabayashi
Custodian Identification Number10560
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceNew Denver, BC
ResidenceKamloops, BC

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Terminology

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