Iwazo Sugiman

Iwazo Sugiman

He was born on 15 February 1887. He was a printer employed by Continental Daily News, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Riyo Sugiman [possibly Rujo Sugiman] (mother), Tomatsu Sugiman (father), Chiyo Sugiman (wife; nee Chiyo Ono or Chiyo Oho), and Yoko Sugiman [also listed as Yohko Sugiman] (daughter). His home address is listed as 249 Princess Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.

Metadata

ForenameIwazo
SurnameSugiman
Regularized NameIwazo Sugiman
Custodian Identification Number4579
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSandon, BC

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Terminology

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