Shizuye Sakaguchi

Shizuye Sakaguchi

She was born on 2 September 1913. Her maiden name may be Shizuye Tawara. She was a housewife. Her family includes Soga Tawara (mother; nee Soga Tokumaru), Toyoki Sakaguchi (husband), Toyoko Sakaguchi (daughter), and Kikuko Sakaguchi (daughter). Her home address is listed as 2120 Manitoba Street, Vancouver, BC. 335 Jackson Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameShizuye Sakaguchi
Custodian Identification Number12629
ResidenceNew Denver, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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