Yoshikazu Higuchi

Yoshikazu Higuchi

He was born on 24 December 1905. He was a salesman employed by West Coast Trading Company, 502 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Sato Higuchi (mother; nee Sato Masamizu), Gohachi Higuchi (father), and Shizue Higuchi (wife; nee Shizue Ota). His home address is listed as 1701 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. 2004 Yukon Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameYoshikazu Higuchi
Custodian Identification Number12334
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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