11299: Kuniichi Fukumoto

11299: Kuniichi Fukumoto

Kuniichi Fukumoto

He was born on 14 August 1901. He was a carpenter employed by Victor Lumber Company. His family includes Mitsu Fukumoto (mother; nee Mitsu Nakawatase), Ukio Fukumoto [also listed as Yukiye Fukumoto] (wife; nee Ukio Nagata also Yukiye Nagata), Eiko Fukumoto (daughter), Masuki Fukumoto (son), Major Fukumoto (son), Ruby Fukumoto (daughter), and Kenneth Fukumoto (son). He lived in Chemanius, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 14 August 1901
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Lemon Creek, BC
Reel
C-9407 (1036-1048)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11299
Name Kuniichi Fukumoto

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11299: Kuniichi Fukumoto

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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