654: Toshi Kawaguchi

654: Toshi Kawaguchi

Toshi Kawaguchi

He was born on 05 November 1922. He was a machinist employed by Union Boat Works, Coal Harbour, BC. His family includes Suyeno Kawaguchi (mother; nee Suyeno Matsugu), and Tsusuzo Kawaguchi (father). His home address is listed as Alert Bay, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 101 St. Patrick Street, Toronto, ON and 383 King Street West, Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 November 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
Toronto, ON
C-9309 (1307-1325)
Type Person
Custodian Number 654
Name Toshi Kawaguchi
Not Before: 26 March 1942
Not After: 15 December 1946



654: Toshi Kawaguchi


Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Alex Yodistra
Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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