6893: Torazo Fukushima

6893: Torazo Fukushima

Torazo Fukushima

He was born on 19 June 1905. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Yoshi Fukushima (mother; nee Yoshi Hirakata), Kametaro Fukushima (father), Hisako Fukushima (wife; nee Hisako Shimada), Hidao Fukushima (son), Hiroshi Fukushima (son), Kimie Fukushima (daughter), and Michie Fukushima (daughter). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 4, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 19 June 1905
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Picture Butte, AB
Reel
C-9369 (1429-1509)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6893
Name Torazo Fukushima

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6893: Torazo Fukushima

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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