Toyoki Sakaguchi

Toyoki Sakaguchi

He was born on 25 September 1907. He was a boat builder employed by Union Boat Works Company. His family includes Shizuye Sakaguchi (wife; nee Shizuye Tahara), Saiji Sakaguchi (father), Ino Sakaguchi (mother; nee Ino Yamamoto), Toyoko Sakaguchi [also listed as Mary Sakaguchi] (daughter), and Kikuko Sakaguchi (daughter). His home address is listed as 2120 Manitoba Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameToyoki Sakaguchi
Custodian Identification Number11812
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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