Hisaye Teraguchi

Hisaye Teraguchi

She was born on 26 January 1926. Her family includes Yuriye Teraguchi (mother; nee Yuriye Ikeda), and Mosaburo Teraguchi (father). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 207, Moncton Street, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.


Regularized NameHisaye Teraguchi
Custodian Identification Number6727
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Bridge River, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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