Yoshiharu Higo

Yoshiharu Higo

He was born on 9 August 1924. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers, Steveston, BC. His family includes Yukio Higo (mother; Yukio Kamitakahara), and Zentaro Higo (father). His home address is listed as Eburne, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Griffon Lake, BC.


Regularized NameYoshiharu Higo
Custodian Identification Number6286
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceGriffon Lake, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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