Denkichi Mizuguchi

Denkichi Mizuguchi

He was born on 03 August 1884. He was a fisherman employed by A.B.C. Packers, Steveston, BC. His family includes Sayo Mizuguchi (wife), Tomiko Mizuguchi (daughter), Setsuko Mizuguchi (daughter), Yukio Mizuguchi (son), and Yutaka Mizuguchi (son). His home address is listed as PO Box 435, Steveston, BC. 362 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to PO Box 20, Spences Bridge, BC and Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameDenkichi Mizuguchi
Custodian Identification Number689
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Spences Bridge, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


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