George Tsuchiya

George Tsuchiya

He was born on 18 May 1919. His name is also listed in the file as Kazuo Tsuchiya. He was a marine engineer employed by Hajime Tsuchiya. His family includes Tsugi Tsuchiya (mother; nee Tsugi Asahina) and Hajime Tsuchiya (father). His home address is listed as 881 East Union Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Revelstoke, BC and R.R. No. 1, Centralia, ON.

Metadata

ForenameGeorge
SurnameTsuchiya
Regularized NameGeorge Tsuchiya
Custodian Identification Number565
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceRevelstoke, BC

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