Sakugoro Fukuyama

Sakugoro Fukuyama

He was born on 10 May 1882. He was a gardener. His family includes Risa Fukuyama (mother), Tomizo Fukuyama (father), Chika Fukuyama (wife; in Japan). His home address is listed as Bowen Island, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Rosebery, BC and was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameSakugoro Fukuyama
Custodian Identification Number440
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Rosebery, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Bowen Island


Custodian Case Files (1)


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