Sakuzo Mukuda

Sakuzo Mukuda

He was born on 26 March 1904. He was a sawmill worker employed by Burke Lumber Company. His family includes Rika Mukuda (mother), Genjiro Mukuda (father), Matsuno Mukuda (wife), Isao Mukuda (son), Shiro Mukuda (son), Kaoru Mukuda (son), Tsuyoshi Mukuda (son), Kenji Mukuda (son). His home address is listed as 2018 Yukon Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and exiled to Japan on 31 May 1946.


Regularized NameSakuzo Mukuda
Custodian Identification Number11336
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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