Minoru Furuya

Minoru Furuya

He was born on 10 November 1920. He was a fisherman employed by Phoenix Cannery, Steveston, BC. His family includes Chino Furuya (mother; nee Chino Shibata) and Tomegoro Furuya (father). His home address is listed as Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Revelstoke, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMinoru
SurnameFuruya
Regularized NameMinoru Furuya
Custodian Identification Number2159
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceRevelstoke, BC

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