Tatsuro Sugiman

Tatsuro Sugiman

He was born on 13 June 1917. He was a cannery worker employed by Great Northern Cannery, Caulfield, West Vancouver, BC. His family includes Chiyo Sugiman (mother; nee Chiyo Ono) and Iwazo Sugiman (father). His home address is listed as 249 Princess Avenue, Vancouver, BC. Woodfibre, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Hamilton, ON and Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameTatsuro Sugiman
Custodian Identification Number1845
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceHamilton, ON
ResidenceToronto, ON


Custodian Case Files (1)


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