4319: Fujiko Okamura

4319: Fujiko Okamura

Fujiko Okamura

She was born on 25 March 1915. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kin Hisaoka (mother; nee Kin Hirashima), Ichirohe Hisaoka (father), Masaru Okamura (husband), Violet Okamura [also listed as Sumire Okamura] (daughter), Takeshi Okamura (son), Hiroshi Okamura (son), and Masato Okamura (son). Her home address is listed as Hide Road, Rural Route, No. 2, Mission, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 25 March 1915
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Picture Butte, AB
Locations before uprooting
C-9343 (2475-2480)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4319
Name Fujiko Okamura



4319: Fujiko Okamura


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