Yonesuka Fujioka

Yonesuka Fujioka

He was born on 20 March 1888. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Kyushiro Fujioka (father), Samo Fujioka (mother; nee Samo Yamamoto), Atsuki Fujioka (wife; nee Atsuki Shimoyama), Ayo Fujioka (daughter), Yoshioki Fujioka (son), Teruko Fujioka (daughter), and Yuriko Fujioka (daughter). His home address is listed as 8828 Selkirk Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameYonesuka Fujioka
Custodian Identification Number10228
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceNew Denver, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.