6798: Fuku Iwasaki

6798: Fuku Iwasaki

Fuku Iwasaki

She was born on 26 June 1897. She was a farmer. Her family includes Torazo Iwasaki (husband), Tsuruko Iwasaki (daughter), and Torao Iwasaki (son). Her home address is listed as Ganges, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 26 June 1897
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Greenwood, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9369 (236-240)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6798
Name Fuku Iwasaki



6798: Fuku Iwasaki


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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