James Sugiyama

James Sugiyama

He was born on 10 February 1923. He was a student. His family includes Chiyo Sugiyama (mother; nee Chiyo Kichiyama) Iwakichi Sugiyama (father). His home address is listed as 2704 Trinity Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 1826 Osler Street, Regina, SK.


Regularized NameJames Sugiyama
Custodian Identification Number9241
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Regina, SK
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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