5476: Minoru Furukawa

5476: Minoru Furukawa

Minoru Furukawa

He was born on 30 July 1925. He is also listed in the files as Saul Minoru Furukawa [possibly Soul Minoru Furukawa]. His family includes Mina Furukawa (mother; nee Mina Atagi), and Chuzo Furukawa (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 164, No. 23 Imperial Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC and Hamilton, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 30 July 1925
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Kaslo, BC
Hamilton, ON
Reel
C-9359 (124-139)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5476
Name Minoru Furukawa

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5476: Minoru Furukawa

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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