Eizo Sugimoto

Eizo Sugimoto

He was born on 20 November 1921. He was a vegetable wholesaler employed by Russell and Johnson. His family includes Hatsutaro Sugimoto (father) and Soya Sugimoto (mother). His home address is listed as 52 East Cordova Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Edmonton, AB.

Metadata

ForenameEizo
SurnameSugimoto
Regularized NameEizo Sugimoto
Custodian Identification Number12014
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceEdmonton, AB

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Terminology

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