Choichiro Hamaguchi

Choichiro Hamaguchi

He was born on 23 October 1907. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers, Steveston, BC. His family includes Miyo Hamaguchi (mother; nee Miyo Hama), Tamonosuke Hamaguchi (father), Masae Hamaguchi (wife; nee Masae Yamamoto), Toshihiko Hamaguchi (son), and Shigeyuki Hamaguchi (son). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 188, Star Cannery, Steveston, CB. He was forcibly uprooted to Rocky Mountain House, AB and Cranford, AB.

Metadata

ForenameChoichiro
SurnameHamaguchi
Regularized NameChoichiro Hamaguchi
Custodian Identification Number6093
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceRocky Mountain House, AB
ResidenceCranford, AB

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Terminology

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