Frank Moritsugu

Frank Moritsugu

Moritsugu was born on 04 December 1922. He is also named in the file as Akira Frank Moritsugu and Frank Akira Moritsugu. He was a gardener working for his father, Masaharu Moritsugu. His family includes Shizuko Moritsugu (mother; nee Shizuko Fujioka) and Masaharu Moritsugu (father). He lived at 1758 West 1st Avenue, Vancouver, BC and was forcibly uprooted to Yard Creek Camp, Malakwa, BC. No seized property is listed in file.


Regularized NameFrank Moritsugu
Custodian Identification Number1611
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Malakwa, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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