8921: Morizo Morishige

8921: Morizo Morishige

Morizo Morishige

He was born on 23 August 1890. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Shige Morishige (mother; nee Shige Minaminouye), Kinshiro Morishige (father), Azuri Morishige (first wife; Azuri Uchimura), Fumie Morishige [possible Fumiye Morishige] (second wife; nee Fumie Furuye or Fumiye Furuye), and Masao Morishige (son). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 185, Whonnock, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and he was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 23 August 1890
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
Date exiled to Japan 02 August 1946
Reel
C-9387 (1370-1385)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8921
Name Morizo Morishige

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8921: Morizo Morishige

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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