9744: Fumiko Kawakami

9744: Fumiko Kawakami

Fumiko Kawakami

She was born on 20 August 1926. Her family includes Sakae Kawakami (mother; nee Sakae Akiyama) and Kikeu Kawakami (father). Her home address is listed as 120 Heatly Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC and Slocan, BC. She was exiled to Japan on 02 August 1946.
Sex F
Date of Birth 20 August 1926
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Lemon Creek, BC
Slocan, BC
Date exiled to Japan 02 August 1946
Reel
C-9393 (2330-2335)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9744
Name Fumiko Kawakami

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9744: Fumiko Kawakami

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Metadata Author: Lindsey Jacobson
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