3856: Masao Fujita

3856: Masao Fujita

Masao Fujita

He was born on 26 January 1928. He was a farm labourer and truck driver employed by South Fraser Farmers’ Union. His family includes Machi Fujita (mother; nee Machi Nakamura) and Takenojo Fujita [possibly Takenoyo Fujita] (father). His home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 4, New Westminster, BC. 128 _ Fourth Avenue West, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 26 January 1928
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Raymond, AB
Reel
C-9339 (853-867)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3856
Name Masao Fujita

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3856: Masao Fujita

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Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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