Harry Fukushima

Harry Fukushima

He was born on 12 March 1914. He is also listed as Harry Fukushima and Isamu Fukushima. He was a captain and a fish packer employed by B.C. Packers Limited, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Jisuke Fukushima (father) and Yoshiko Fukushima (wife; nee Yoshiko Hirota). His home address is listed as Shannon Road, Sea Island, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.
His casefile shows Isamu, but his redress record and his wifeʼs casefile show Isami.


Regularized NameHarry Fukushima
Custodian Identification Number1819
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Sea Island


Custodian Case Files (1)


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