10880: Kanjiro Fukunaga

10880: Kanjiro Fukunaga

Kanjiro Fukunaga

He was born on 26 March 1891. He was a lumber millworker. His family includes Kane Fukunaga (wife; nee Kane Suzuki; in Japan), Suzaimon Fukunaga (father), Tsu Fukunaga (mother; nee Tsu Endo), Misao Fukunaga (daughter; in Japan), Hisae Fukunaga (daughter; in Japan), Hiroshi Fukunaga (son; in Japan), and Yoshimaru Fukunaga (son; in Japan). His home address is listed as 268 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and exiled to Japan on 2 October 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 26 March 1891
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Slocan, BC
Date exiled to Japan 02 October 1946
Locations before uprooting
C-9404 (192-196)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10880
Name Kanjiro Fukunaga



10880: Kanjiro Fukunaga


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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