4929: Gonpei Fukunaga

4929: Gonpei Fukunaga

Gonpei

He was born on 6 January 1896. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Ichi Fukunaga (mother; nee Ichi Kido), Kiyosaku Fukunaga (father), Namiya Fukunaga [also listed as Namie Fukunaga] (wife; nee Namiya Kido or Namie Kido), Elma Fukunaga (daughter), Coleen Fukunaga (daughter), Bobby Fukunaga (son), Joan Fukunaga (daughter), Ausa Fukunaga (daughter), Shiro Fukunaga (son), and Jimmy Fukunaga (son). His home address is listed as Clow Road, Surrey, BC. Rural Route, No. 3, New Westminster, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 06 January 1896
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
Reel
C-9349 (643-699)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4929
Name Gonpei Fukunaga

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4929: Gonpei Fukunaga

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