Misa Deguchi

Misa Deguchi

She was born on 2 May 1893. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tatsujiro Deguchi (husband). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No 1, Cumberland, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Grindrod, BC and was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameMisa Deguchi
Custodian Identification Number12426
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Grindrod, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Cumberland


Custodian Case Files (1)


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