Ichiro Okaguchi

Ichiro Okaguchi

He was born on 1 July 1882. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Waka Okaguchi (wife; nee Waka Muramatsu), Emur Okaguchi [possibly Ameer Okaguchi] (daughter), and George Okaguchi (son). His home address is listed as 741 East 9th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, and Nelson Cannery Prince Rupert, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameIchiro Okaguchi
Custodian Identification Number3656
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceTashme, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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