Saichi Harafuji

Saichi Harafuji

He was born on 9 November 1881. He was a logger employed by Royston Lumber Company, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Sadano Harafuji (wife; nee Sadano Kimura), Sadako Harafuji (daughter), Shizuo Harafuji (son), and Tetsuo Harafuji (son). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 14 Mile Ranch, Hope, BC and Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameSaichi Harafuji
Custodian Identification Number12335
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Hope, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Cumberland


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