6486: Shigeo Kawaguchi

6486: Shigeo Kawaguchi

Shigeo Kawaguchi

He was born on 5 May 1909. He was a logger employed by Royston Lumber Company, Cumberland, BC. His family includes Itsuno Kawaguchi (mother; nee Itsuno Uenobu), Yukutaro Kawaguchi [possibly Ikutaro Kawaguchi] (father), Tsugino Kawaguchi (wife; nee Tsugino Matsukura), and Kazumi Ronnie (son). His home address is listed as Royston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Nelson, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 May 1909
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Nelson, BC
Reel
C-9365 (1260-1301)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6486
Name Shigeo Kawaguchi

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6486: Shigeo Kawaguchi

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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