Masaaki Fukui

Masaaki Fukui

He was born on 13 January 1916. He was a truck driver employed by West Coast Trading Company, 502 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Chika Fukui (mother; nee Chika Nishimura) and Yajiu Fukui (father). His home address is listed as 433 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameMasaaki Fukui
Custodian Identification Number2827
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Greenwood, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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