Toru Tsuji

Toru Tsuji

He was born on 4 March 1919. He was a mechanic. His family includes Toku Tsuji (mother; nee Toku Nishimura), Ruitaro Tsuji (father), Kimiko Tsuji (wife; nee Kimiko Yamamura), Melvyn Tsuji [also listed as Noricazu Tsuji and also known as Noricazu Melvin Tsuji] (son), and Ronald Tsuji [also listed as Masayuki Tsuji] (son). His home address is listed as 1541 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameToru Tsuji
Custodian Identification Number2344
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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