Mitsuo Hashizume

Mitsuo Hashizume

He was born on 20 April 1892. He was a rooming housekeeper. His family includes Maujiro Hashizume (father), Kane Hashizume (mother; nee Kane Sasawara), Waki Uyesugi [also listed as Waki Hashizume] (common-law wife; nee Waki Mori), Kazuo Uyesugi (step-son), Toshiko Tohana (step-daughter; nee Toshiko Uyesugi), and Tomiye Uyesugi (step-daughter). His home address is listed as 332 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameMitsuo Hashizume
Custodian Identification Number11916
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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