Misao Taguchi

Misao Taguchi

She was born on 11 July 1921. She was a student dressmaker under Mrs. Kita, 400 block of Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Moto Taguchi (mother) and Makijiro Taguchi (father). Her home address is listed as 700 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameMisao Taguchi
Custodian Identification Number12951
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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