Kazumi Taniguchi

Kazumi Taniguchi

He was born on 13 May 1925. He was a farmer employed by his father. His family includes Koma Taniguchi (mother; nee Koma Takahashi), and Rokusaburo Taniguchi (father). His home address is listed as 17th Avenue, rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to St. Vital, MB.


Regularized NameKazumi Taniguchi
Custodian Identification Number5394
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)St Vital, MB
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.