Shizue Higuchi

Shizue Higuchi

She was born on 2 November 1914. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Shizue Ota. Her family includes Yoshikazu Higuchi (husband), Tai Ota (mother; nee Tai Ogi), and Kenichi Ota (father). Her home address is listed as 1701 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, Ontario.


Regularized NameShizue Higuchi
Custodian Identification Number9808
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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