Shigeru Sugiyama

Shigeru Sugiyama

He was born on 21 November 1924. He was a student. His family includes Chiyo Sugiyama (mother; nee Chiyo Kishiyama) and Iwakichi Sugiyama (father). His home address is listed as 2704 Trinity Street, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Campbell Construction Company, Blue River, BC.

Metadata

ForenameShigeru
SurnameSugiyama
Regularized NameShigeru Sugiyama
Custodian Identification Number9242
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceBlue River, BC

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Terminology

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