658: Katsuo Kawaguchi

658: Katsuo Kawaguchi

Katsuo Kawaguchi

He was born on 01 December 1914. He was a millworker employed by B.C. Pulp and Paper Company, Port Alice, BC. His family includes Toa Kawaguchi (mother; nee Toa Nishi), Tsunekichi Kawaguchi (father), and Terue Kawaguchi (wife; nee Terue Higo). His home address is listed as Port Alice, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 213 Donald Street, Winnipeg, MB and Sperling, MB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 December 1914
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Winnipeg, MB
Sperling, MB
C-9309 (1413-1424)
Type Person
Custodian Number 658
Name Katsuo Kawaguchi
Not Before: 20 March 1942
Not After: 15 June 1946



658: Katsuo Kawaguchi


Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Wendy Fang
Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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