Takeo Furuya

Takeo Furuya

He was born on 20 August 1919. He was a fisherman. His family includes Chino Furuya (mother; nee Chino Shibata) and Tamegoro Furuya (father). His home address is listed as Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Griffin Lake, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTakeo
SurnameFuruya
Regularized NameTakeo Furuya
Custodian Identification Number2175
NationalityUnknown
ResidenceGriffin Lake, BC

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