Sonoye Fujikawa

Sonoye Fujikawa

She was born on 30 September 1917. Her maiden name is Sonoye Kaita. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kameyo Kaita (mother; nee Kameyo Sugiyama), Sukichi Kaita (father), Giichi Fujikawa (husband), Sachiko Fujikawa (daughter), and Hideko Fujikawa (daughter). Her home address is listed as Clayburn, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameSonoye Fujikawa
Custodian Identification Number6313
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceLethbridge, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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