Haruo Furukawa

Haruo Furukawa

He was born on 1 February 1914. He was a fisherman employed by Francis Millerd & Company, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Ina Furukawa (mother; nee Ina Yoshikawa), Yaichi Furukawa (father), Mitsuyo Furukawa (wife; nee Mitsuyo Miike), and Harumi Furukawa [also listed as Harumi Diane Furukawa] (daughter). His home address is listed as Sherman, BC. 8738 Selkirk Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Picture Butte, AB.

Metadata

ForenameHaruo
SurnameFurukawa
Regularized NameHaruo Furukawa
Custodian Identification Number2323
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC
ResidencePicture Butte, AB

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Terminology

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