Kiseko Fukakusa

Kiseko Fukakusa

She was a dressmaker. Her maiden name is Kiseko Ohashi. Her family includes Kiwa Ohashi (mother), Seitaro Ohashi (father), and Masami Fukakusa (husband). Her home address is listed as Duncan, BC. 1617 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC, Rosebery, BC, and Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameKiseko Fukakusa
Custodian Identification Number15085
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Rosebery, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Duncan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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