Tetsuo Kitaguchi

Tetsuo Kitaguchi

He was born on 04 July 1918. He was a millhand employed by B.C. Pulp and Paper Company, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Shige Kitaguchi (mother; nee Shige Otsuji), Tatsuzo Kitaguchi (father) and Akiko Kitaguchi (wife; nee Akiko Yoshinaka). His home address is listed as 2320 Ash Street, Vancouver, BC. Woodfibre, BC and 125 5th Avenue, Vancouver, BC are listed as a former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.


Regularized NameTetsuo Kitaguchi
Custodian Identification Number9583
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Raymond, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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