15215: Chiyoko Fukusaka

15215: Chiyoko Fukusaka

Chiyoko Fukusaka

She was born on 4 March 1901. Her maiden name is Chiyoko Shimada. Her family includes Shima Shimada (mother), Ikujiro Shimada (father), Shigezo Fukusaka (husband), George Fukusaka (son), Yaeko Fukusaka (daughter), Mitsuo Fukusaka (son), and Shigeru Fukusaka (son). Her home address is listed as Great Central, BC. 1548 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Tappen, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 04 March 1901
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Tappen, BC
Locations before uprooting
Great Central
C-9430 (2025-2030)
Type Person
Custodian Number 15215
Name Chiyoko Fukusaka



15215: Chiyoko Fukusaka


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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