10748: Yayeko Furukawa

10748: Yayeko Furukawa

Yayeko Furukawa

She was born on 20 October 1917. She was a housewife. Her family includes Shigio Furukawa [also listed as Shigeo Furukawa] (husband), Nobushige Yoshida (father), and Tomo Yoshida (mother; nee Tomo Okumura). Her home address is listed as 391 Powell Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 20 October 1917
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9402 (1566-1568)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10748
Name Yayeko Furukawa

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10748: Yayeko Furukawa

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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