Tadashi Kitaguchi

Tadashi Kitaguchi

He was born on 12 November 1911. He was a millhand employed by B.C. Pulp and Paper Company, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Shige Kitaguchi, (mother; nee Shige Otsuji), Tetsuzo Kitaguchi (father), Hisako Kitaguchi (wife; nee Hisako Sato) and Evelyn Kitaguchi [also listed as Kuko Kitaguchi] (daughter). His home address is listed as 633 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. Woodfibre, BC and 125 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver, BC are listed as a former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to Raymond AB and Summit Line Works, Crowsnest, BC.


Regularized NameTadashi Kitaguchi
Custodian Identification Number9582
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Crowsnest, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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