Hisao Kutsukake

Hisao Kutsukake

He was born on 25 May 1911. He was a box company employee employed by the Vancouver Paper Box Company, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Tsugio Kutsukake (father), Kimiyo Kutsukake (wife; nee Kimiyo Suzuki), and Naomi Kutsukake [also listed as Naomi Patricia Kutsukake] (daughter). His home address is listed as 22 West Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameHisao Kutsukake
Custodian Identification Number7650
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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