Zenmatsu Tsuji

Zenmatsu Tsuji

He was born on 16 March 1894. He was a sawmill hand employed by Fraser Mills. His family includes Taihei Tsuji (father) and Sue Tsuji (mother). He lived in Fraser Mills, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC and exiled to Japan on 24 December 1946.


Regularized NameZenmatsu Tsuji
Custodian Identification Number11639
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Vernon, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Fraser Mills


Custodian Case Files (1)


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