4980: Fusanosuke Okubo

4980: Fusanosuke Okubo

Fusanosuke Okubo

He was born on 19 March 1889. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Kiku Okubo (mother; nee Kiku Minami), Kumanosuke Okubo (father), Chiye Okubo (wife; nee Chiye Kii), Fumiko Okubo (daughter), Aiko Okubo (daughter), Aiko Okubo (daughter), Setsuko Okubo (daughter), Emiko Okubo (daughter), Fusaki Okubo (son), Takayuki Okubo (son), and Kesuke Okubo (son). His home address is listed as 32nd Avenue, Ruskin, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and Moose Jaw, SK.
Sex M
Date of Birth 19 March 1889
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
Moose Jaw, SK
Reel
C-9350 (1429-1483)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4980
Name Fusanosuke Okubo

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4980: Fusanosuke Okubo

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