Tsuguo Kanno

Tsuguo Kanno

He was born on 27 January 1918. He was a logger employed by McNair Shingle Company, Still Water, BC. His family includes Haru Kanno (mother), Zenza Kanno (father), Margaret Kate Kanoye Kanno (wife; nee Kanoye Masuda), and Hasue Janice Kanno (daughter). His home address is listed as 343 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameTsuguo Kanno
Custodian Identification Number3520
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceNew Denver, BC


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