Kii Fujita

Kii Fujita

She was born on 28 May 1897. Her maiden name is Kii Ishikawa. She was a box maker employed by her husband’s box factory. Her family includes Kei Ishikawa (mother; nee Kei Koshikawa), Senzo Ishikawa (father), Hikosaku Fujita (husband), Mineko Fujita (daughter), Sadaji Fujita (son), Miyoko Fujita (daughter), and Toyoko Fujita (daughter). Her home address is listed as 32nd Avenue, Ruskin, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameKii Fujita
Custodian Identification Number8808
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Ruskin


Custodian Case Files (1)


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