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Hide H. Shimizu, C.M.

Full Name Honour Received Residence
Hide H. Shimizu, C.M. C.M. Toronto
Honour Appointment Investiture
Member of the Order of Canada June 21, 1982 October 20, 1982
During the Second World War, she played a vital and voluntary role in ensuring that Japanese- Canadian children in British Columbia received a proper education. This she did by organizing schools in camps and by supervising teacher training. After the war, she assisted in the social adjustment of Japanese evacuees in Toronto. Over the years she has also been committed to church and community affairs.
Deceased on August 22, 1999.
Updated: 2018-03-26
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