Shigemichi Tsuji

Shigemichi Tsuji

He was born on 19 May 1894. He was a fisherman and bookkeeper employed by Nelson Bros., Prince Rupert, BC. He also worked for B.C. Packers at Skeena, BC. His family includes Matsu Tsuji (wife; nee Matsu Hara; separated at time of file) and Ronald Tsuji [also listed as Rinpei Tsuji] (son). His home address is listed as 116 Main Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameShigemichi Tsuji
Custodian Identification Number13047
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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