Sakuzo Furukawa

Sakuzo Furukawa

He was born on 19 October 1920. He was a clerk employed by Matsumiya & Nose Limited, 229 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Masu Furukawa (mother; nee Masu Oda) and Tokutaro Furukawa (father). His home address is listed as 229 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Petawawa, ON. He was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameSakuzo Furukawa
Custodian Identification Number576_xi
NationalityCanadian born
ResidencePetawawa, ON
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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