Shoichi Fujiwara

Shoichi Fujiwara

He was born on 3 January 1910. He is also listed as Fred Fujiwara. He was a provision merchant employed in his wife’s business. His family includes Genjiro Fujiwara (father), Shieno Fujiwara (mother), Tsurue Fujiwara (wife), Janet Fujiwara [also listed as Masami Fujiwara] (daughter), Richard Fujiwara [also listed as Kuniaki Fujiwara] (son), and John Fujiwara [also listed as Hiroshi Fujiwara] (son). His home address is listed as 474 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farm, BC.


Regularized NameShoichi Fujiwara
Custodian Identification Number12056
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Bay Farm, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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