Shigeru Yaguchi

Shigeru Yaguchi

He was born on 24 May 1914. He was a logger employed by Royston Lumber Company, Rural Route, No. 1, Cumberland, BC. His family includes Kinu Yaguchi (mother; nee Kinu Kono) and Nakaichi Yaguchi (father). His home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 1, Cumberland, BC. Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Schreiber, ON and Hamilton, ON.


Regularized NameShigeru Yaguchi
Custodian Identification Number4879
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Schreiber, ON
Residence (after uprooting)Hamilton, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Cumberland


Custodian Case Files (1)


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