7531: Yajiu Fujii

7531: Yajiu Fujii

Yajiu Fujii

He was born on 24 November 1887. He was a self-employed strawberry grower. His family includes Some Fujii (mother; nee Some Kurakami), Juzo Fujii (father), Teruyo Fujii (wife; nee Teruyo Kawakami), Setsuko Fujii (daughter), Akira Fujii (son), Mare Fujii (son), and Toji Fujii (son). His home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 3, New Westminster, BC. Hjorth Road, Rural Route, No. 3, New Westminster, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Blenheim, ON and Charing Cross, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 24 November 1887
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Blenheim, ON
Charing Cross, ON
C-9374 (2080-2154)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7531
Name Yajiu Fujii



7531: Yajiu Fujii


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