5069: Sakutaro Fujino

5069: Sakutaro Fujino

Sakutaro Fujino

He was born on 26 March 1876. He was a self-employed strawberry grower. His family includes Suwa Fujino (mother; nee Suwa Hikida), Sakuhei Fujino (father), Saku Fujino (wife; nee Saku Tanaka). His home address is listed as 32nd Avenue, Ruskin, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and he was exiled to Japan on 31 May 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 26 March 1876
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Tashme, BC
Locations before uprooting
Date exiled to Japan 31 May 1946
C-9352 (52-117)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5069
Name Sakutaro Fujino



5069: Sakutaro Fujino


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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