Totaro Sokugawa

Totaro Sokugawa

His family includes Shizu Sokugawa (wife), Nobuhiko Sokugawa (son), and Kotoye Sokugawa (daughter). His home address is listed as 275 Princess Avenue, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Portage La Prairie, MB and was exiled to Japan on 31 May 1946. .


Regularized NameTotaro Sokugawa
Custodian Identification Number905
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver
Residence (after uprooting)Portage La Prairie, MB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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