Susumu Fujiwara

Susumu Fujiwara

He was born on 26 February 1920. He was an employee of Kawade Box Company, Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Ai Fujiwara (mother; nee Ai Tsunetomi) and Tourata Fujiwara (father). His home address is listed as 2052 Dundas Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farm, Slocan, BC and Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameSusumu Fujiwara
Custodian Identification Number2260
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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