Hisashi Kutsukake

Hisashi Kutsukake

He was born on 25 April 1886. He was a millworker employed by Sterling Lumber Company, Victoria Drive, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Yoshino Kutsukake (mother; nee Yoshino Kobyashi), Ryosaku Kutsukake (father) and Hatsuyo Kutsukake (wife). His home address is listed as 2558 Franklin Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC and 6 Rednor Road, Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameHisashi Kutsukake
Custodian Identification Number733
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGreenwood, BC
ResidenceToronto, ON


Custodian Case Files (1)


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