Chushichi Taniguchi

Chushichi Taniguchi

He was born on 21 December 1907. He was a shingle camp worker. His family includes Fuyu Taniguchi (wife; nee Fuyu Hirano), Toru Taniguchi (son), and Satoru Taniguchi (son). His home address is listed as 1063 Davie Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.


Regularized NameChushichi Taniguchi
Custodian Identification Number12027
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Lemon Creek, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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