5488: Hyakuzo Tsurouchi

5488: Hyakuzo Tsurouchi

Hyakuzo Tsurouchi

He was born on 17 January 1884. His family includes Seki Tsurouchi (mother), Hyakuhai Tsurouchi (father), Ume Tsurouchi (wife; nee Ume Misatsubu), Setsuko Tsurouchi (daughter), Kenji Tsurouchi (son), and Kiji Tsurouchi (son). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 594, Duncan, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 17 January 1884
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
C-9359 (373-402)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5488
Name Hyakuzo Tsurouchi



5488: Hyakuzo Tsurouchi


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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