Shizue Sokugawa

Shizue Sokugawa

She was born on 2 July 1916. Her maiden name is Shizue Mori. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kimi Mori (mother; nee Kimi Fujino), Kakujiro Mori (father), Shinkichi Sokugawa (husband), Etsuo Sokugawa (son), and Mitsuru Sokugawa (son). Her home address is listed as 835 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC and was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameShizue Sokugawa
Custodian Identification Number10576
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Sandon, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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