6479: Tatsujiro Deguchi

6479: Tatsujiro Deguchi

Tatsujiro Deguchi

He was born on 25 March 1892. He was a sawmill settler employed by Royston Lumber Company, Cumberland, BC. His family includes Misa Deguchi (wife; nee Misa Kobayashi). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Grindrod, BC and he was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 25 March 1892
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Grindrod, BC
Date exiled to Japan 17 June 1946
C-9365 (1151-1167)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6479
Name Tatsujiro Deguchi



6479: Tatsujiro Deguchi


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