Katsuki Fukunaga

Katsuki Fukunaga

He was born on 1 January 1904. A note in the file states that his name can also be written as Katuyuke Hukunaga. He was a mill hand. His family includes Hatsu Fukunaga (mother), Matunosuke Fukunaga [possibly Matsunosuke Fukunaga] (father), Hoki Fukunaga (wife; nee Hoki Takata), Eiko Fukunaga (daughter), and Kaji Fukunaga (son). Port Alice, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Camp 1, Princeton, BC and Red Buck, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKatsuki
SurnameFukunaga
Regularized NameKatsuki Fukunaga
Custodian Identification Number12272
NationalityJapanese national
ResidencePrinceton, BC
ResidenceRed Buck, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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