Yoshie Sugumura

Yoshie Sugumura

He was born on 2 December 1918. He was a farmer employed by his father. His family includes Chiyo Sugumura (mother; nee Chiyo Yoshimatsu), Kaichi Sugumura (father), and Kamekichi Sugiyama (stepfather). His home address is listed as Clayburn, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.


Regularized NameYoshie Sugumura
Custodian Identification Number5960
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceRaymond, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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