2308: Joji Mizuno

2308: Joji Mizuno

Joji Mizuno

He was born on 5 April 1903. He was a farmer. His family includes Misa Mizuno (mother), Hikoji Mizuno (father), Kimiyo Mizuno (wife; nee Kimiyo Sabi), Yoshio Mizuno (son), Sadao Mizuno (son), Harumi Mizuno (daughter), and Mitsuye Mizuno (daughter). His home address is listed as Blenkinsop Road, Victoria, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Central Bedeque, P.E.I.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 April 1903
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
New Denver, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9328 (1618-1671)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2308
Name Joji Mizuno



2308: Joji Mizuno


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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