5682: Shigeo Furukawa

5682: Shigeo Furukawa

Shigeo Furukawa

He was born on 14 June 1912. He was a farmer employed by his father. His family includes Hichi Furukawa (mother; nee Hichi Inouye), and Gentaro Furukawa (father). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Port Hammond, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Glenlea, MB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 14 June 1912
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Glenlea, MB
Reel
C-9361 (1170-1172)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5682
Name Shigeo Furukawa

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5682: Shigeo Furukawa

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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