Takao Fujimoto

Takao Fujimoto

He was born on 19 February 1919. His name is also listed in the file as Roy T. Fujimoto. He was a millworker employed by Sterling Lumber Company, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Yoshi Fujimoto (mother; nee Yoshi Sugamori) and Tomijiro Fujimoto (father). His home address is listed as 653 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 254 Jones Avenue, Toronto ON.


Regularized NameTakao Fujimoto
Custodian Identification Number3163
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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