1424: Fujitaka Takeuchi

1424: Fujitaka Takeuchi

Fujitaka Takeuchi

Takeuchi was born on 01 October 1913. He was a fisherman. His family includes Yoshino Takeuchi (mother; nee Yoshino Nishihama; deceased at time of file), Rinzo Takeuchi (father; deceased at time of file), Fusako Takeuchi (wife; nee Fusako Ueyama), and Yoshikei Takeuchi (daughter), Kumiko Takeuchi (daughter; in Japan), and Yoshioko Takeuchi (daughter). He lived in Bamfield, BC and was forcibly uprooted to Lawson’s Ranch, Grand Forks, BC. His listed seized property includes: boat “Sea Flash”; house and lot listed as being in Barklay [possibly Barkley Sound], Bamfield, BC but also at Grappler Creek, Bamfield, BC; household belongings; food; sewing machine; stove; fishing equipment.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 October 1913
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Grand Forks, BC
C-9319 (294-375)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1424
Name Fujitaka Takeuchi
Not Before: 23 March 1942
Not After: 19 June 1948



1424: Fujitaka Takeuchi


Metadata Author: Erin Chan
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