Tsugio Kutsukake

Tsugio Kutsukake

Kutsukake was born on 28 August 1886. He was a fisherman and a store clerk employed by R. Tagashira & Company, 258 Heatley Avenue, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Yone Kutsukake (wife; deceased at time of file). He lived at 684 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC and 231 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC and was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON and then 696 Richmond Street West, Toronto, ON. His listed seized property includes: household belongings, sewing machine.

Metadata

ForenameTsugio
SurnameKutsukake
Regularized NameTsugio Kutsukake
Custodian Identification Number1212_xi
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceAngler, ON
ResidenceToronto, ON

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