Jirokichi Sakaguchi

Jirokichi Sakaguchi

He was born on 1 March 1888. He was a farmer. His family includes Toki Sakaguchi (mother), Umikichi Sakaguchi (father), Furue Sakaguchi (wife), Taiko Sakaguchi (daughter), and Yasuo Sakaguchi (son). He was exiled to Japan in 1946.


Regularized NameJirokichi Sakaguchi
Custodian Identification Number15669
NationalityJapanese national
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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