Minoru Fujimoto

Minoru Fujimoto

He was born on 6 November 1919. He was a millhand employed by Royston Lumber Company, Rural Route, No. 1, Cumberland, BC. His family includes Haru Fujimoto (mother; nee Haru Yamanaka) and Takujuro Fujimoto (father). His home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 1, Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameMinoru Fujimoto
Custodian Identification Number4297
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Lethbridge, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Cumberland


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