Sute Fujiwara

Sute Fujiwara

She was born on 19 August 1899. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Kimi Tsukamoto (mother; nee Kimi Nishimura), Yosokichi Tsukamoto (father), Tomejiro Fujiwara (husband), Koichi Fujiwara (son), and Fumi Fujiwara (daughter-in-law). Her home address is listed as 1031 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC. She died at Slocan City on 24 December 1945.


Regularized NameSute Fujiwara
Custodian Identification Number422
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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