Mitsuko Yaguchi

Mitsuko Yaguchi

She was born on 30 January 1919. She was a student dressmaker employed by T. Nagato’s, 972 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Kimi Yaguchi (mother; nee Kimi Kono) and Chiuichi Yaguchi (father). Her home address is listed as 972 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameMitsuko Yaguchi
Custodian Identification Number7472
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Greenwood, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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