Hifumi Tsuchiya

Hifumi Tsuchiya

He was born on 21 November 1917. He was a fisherman employed by Canadian Fishing Company Limited, Gore Avenue, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Ayano Tsuchiya (mother; nee Ayano Yosukawa) and Senzo Tsuchiya (father). His home address is listed as 717 Hawkes Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameHifumi Tsuchiya
Custodian Identification Number2694
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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