Enosuke Teranishi

Enosuke Teranishi

He was born on 5 May 1897. He was a farmer. His family includes Natsu Teranishi (wife; in Japan), Makiko Teranishi (daughter; in Japan), and Sadao Teranishi (son; in Japan). Rural Route No. 1, Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Pyramid Work Camp, BC.


Regularized NameEnosuke Teranishi
Custodian Identification Number14914
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Pyramid Work Camp, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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