Hideo Fukuyama

Hideo Fukuyama

He was born on 17 October 1912. He was a sales manager employed by Ucluelet Fishing Company, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Nao Fukuyama (mother; nee Nao Hattori), Ikuyo Fukuyama (step-mother), Magoichi Fukuyama (father), Hideko Fukuyama (wife; nee Hideko Tabata), Hidekazu Fukuyama [also listed as Vincent Fukuyama] (son) and Yukiko Fukuyama [also listed as Charlene Fukuyama] (daughter). His home address is listed as 403 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. 1809 Venables Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Christina Lake, BC. He died at Greenwood, BC. A newspaper clipping in the file refers to him as "prominent" in the community and states that he was referred to as "the Chief.".


Regularized NameHideo Fukuyama
Custodian Identification Number10631
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Christina Lake, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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