Fumi Hirayama

Fumi Hirayama

She was born on 26 September 1916. She was a clerk employed by Sunnyside Produce Company, 2132 West 41st Avenue, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Sode Hirayama (mother; nee Sode Hirata), and Kihachi Hirayama (father). Her home address is listed as 1215 Kingsway, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameFumi Hirayama
Custodian Identification Number6325
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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