14044: Takeshi Furukawa

14044: Takeshi Furukawa

Takeshi Furukawa

He was born on 26 July 1887. He was a cleaner. 220 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Thunder River, BC and Grimsby, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 26 July 1887
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Thunder River, BC
Grimsby, ON
Reel
C-9426 (1574-1578)
Type Person
Custodian Number 14044
Name Takeshi Furukawa

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14044: Takeshi Furukawa

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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