Yoshio Kawaguchi

Yoshio Kawaguchi

He was born on 31 October 1911. He was a logger employed by Mayo Lumber Company, Paldi, BC. His family includes Itsuno Yoshio (mother; nee Itsuno Uinobu), Ikutaro Yoshio (father), and Sayako Kawaguchi (wife; nee Sayako Nakashima). His home address is listed as Paldi, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Barrie, ON.


Regularized NameYoshio Kawaguchi
Custodian Identification Number5343
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC
ResidenceBarrie, ON


Custodian Case Files (1)


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