Tsutomu Fujita

Tsutomu Fujita

He was born on 31 May 1920. He was a gardener employed by his father Mr. Fujita. His family includes Kumano Fujita (mother; nee Kumano Nakagawa), and Mataemon Fujita (father). His home address is listed as 238 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Coaldale, AB.


Regularized NameTsutomu Fujita
Custodian Identification Number3599
Residence (after uprooting)Coaldale, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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