Renji Eguchi

Renji Eguchi

He was born on 28 January 1881. He was a logger. His family includes Asa Eguchi (mother) and Denzaburo Eguchi (father). His home address is listed as Cumberland, BC. Coombs, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Thunder River Camp, BC and was exiled to Japan on 31 May 1946.


Regularized NameRenji Eguchi
Custodian Identification Number15180
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceThunder River Camp, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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