Sakae Fujimoto

Sakae Fujimoto

He was born on 19 January 1918. He was a millhand employed by Royston Lumber Company, Cumberland, BC. His family includes Kuju Fujimoto (mother; nee Kuju Inouye), and Masahiko Fujimoto (father). His home address is listed as Box 393, Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameSakae Fujimoto
Custodian Identification Number8264
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Cumberland


Custodian Case Files (1)


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