2982: Shigeshi Fukushima

2982: Shigeshi Fukushima

Shigeshi Fukushima

He was born on 12 August 1920. He was a fish packer employed by B.C. Packers Limited, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Mine Fukushima (mother; nee Mine Takasaki) and Jesuke Fukushima (father). His home address is listed as Eburne, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 12 August 1920
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9332 (1870-1872)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2982
Name Shigeshi Fukushima

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2982: Shigeshi Fukushima

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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