Cemetery plot location: B-05-01

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Classification: Internee
Identification number: QJ 16444
Surname: SUGA
Other names: Yasukichi
AKA (Also Known As): None
Name in kanji: 須賀安吉
Grave location: B-05-01
Date of birth: 1880-06-01
Place of birth: Wakayama-ken, Japan
Private address:

Thursday Island, Queensland

Business address:

Thursday Island, Queensland

Military rank: Not recorded
Unit regimental number: Not recorded
Date of capture: 1941-12-08
Place of capture: Thursday Island
Reason for internment: Enemy alien
Camp interned: Hay
Date interned: 1942-01-02
Health condition on arrival: Not recorded
Trade or occupation: Laundry
Length of residence in Australia: 44 years
Date of entry: 1897-12-29
Port of disembarkation: Thursday Island
Ship: Chinese ship
Personal effects:

Cash: 1 shilling 7 pence taken by authorities at Hay
Personal clothing

Religion: Buddhist
Nationality: Japanese
Marital status: Single
Next of kin: Kunitaro YAMAZAKI
Address of next of kin: Kushimoto-cho, Nishimuro-gun, Wakayama-ken, Japan
Relationship to next of kin: Brother-in-law
Father’s name: Kichibee SUGA
Father’s occupation: Not recorded
Mother’s maiden name: Tora YOSHIDA
Identification: 5'5", 112 lbs, dark complexion, grey hair, brown eyes
Movement report:

SUGA was transferred to Hay on 2 January 1942. He was admitted to hospital on 2 March 1942.

Cause of death: Tuberculosis and heart failure
Date of death: 1942-04-01
Cremation or burial: Burial
Date of burial: 1942-04-02
Place of first burial: Hay
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