5057: Shihiji Setoguchi

5057: Shihiji Setoguchi

Shihiji Setoguchi

He was born on 2 March 1881. He was a logger employed by Cameron Lake Logging Company, Cameron, Lake, BC. His family includes Mori Setoguchi (mother), Sannosuke Setoguchi (father), and Misako Betoguchi (wife; Misako Matsubara). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 40, Coombs, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 02 March 1881
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
C-9351 (2285-2291)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5057
Name Shihiji Setoguchi



5057: Shihiji Setoguchi


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