3007: Isamu Matsugu

3007: Isamu Matsugu

Isamu Matsugu

He was born on 01 January 1923. He was a carpenter. His family includes Kunie Matsugu (mother; nee Kunie Ishii) and Yuhey Matsugu (father). His home address is listed as 746 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Solsqua Camp, BC and Winona, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 January 1923
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Solsqua Camp, BC
Winona, ON
C-9333 (82-86)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3007
Name Isamu Matsugu



3007: Isamu Matsugu


Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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