Chiyokichi Mizuguchi

Chiyokichi Mizuguchi

He was born on 30 July 1877. He was a farmer. His family includes Shige Mizuguchi (wife), Akisaburo Mizuguchi (son), and Katsumi Mizuguchi [possibly also listed as Tatsumi Mizuguchi] (son). His home address is listed as 79 Richmond Street, Steveston, BC. 362 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Spences Bridge, BC and Ashcroft, BC. He was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameChiyokichi Mizuguchi
Custodian Identification Number1727
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Spences Bridge, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Ashcroft, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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