Michiko Fukumura

Michiko Fukumura

She was born on 10 December 1917. Her married name is Michi Onodera. She was a dressmaker. Her family includes Sato Fukumura (mother; nee Sato Yamane), Sainosuke Fukumura [possibly Sanosuke Fukumura] (father), and Tatsuo Onotera (husband). Her home address is listed as 521 East Cordova Stret, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameMichiko Fukumura
Custodian Identification Number15240
Residence (after uprooting)Greenwood, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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