Yoshio Higuchi

Yoshio Higuchi

He was a grader and trimmer employed by Powell Lumber Company, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Sato Higuchi (mother; nee Sato Masamizu), Gohachi Higuchi (father), Fumiye Higuchi (wife; nee Fumiye Ito), and Ronald Higuchi [also listed as Isao Higuchi] (son). His home address is listed as 1255 Franklin Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farm, Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameYoshio Higuchi
Custodian Identification Number2973
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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