Bunyuu Hamaguchi

Bunyuu Hamaguchi


Surname (Japanese) 濱口
Forename (Japanese)文雄
Regularized Name 濱口 文雄
Surname (Romanized Japanese)Hamaguchi
Forename (Romanized Japanese)Bunyuu
Regularized NameBunyuu Hamaguchi
Birth同 和歌山
BirthOnaji Wakayama
SettlementSteveston, British Columbia

Shared Surnames



Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.