Kanjiro Fukui

Kanjiro Fukui

He was born in January 1886. He was a millhand employed by Timberland Mills. His family includes Koto Fukui (wife; in Japan). His home address is listed as Timberland Mills, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and he was exiled to Japan on 24 December 1946.


Regularized NameKanjiro Fukui
Custodian Identification Number8902
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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