Fukue Hirota

Fukue Hirota

She was born on 19 June 1908. She was a housewife. Her family includes Mao Kaneda [possibly Hao Kaneda] (mother; nee Mao Murayama or Hao Murayama), Ainosuke Kaneda (father), Eiji Hirota (husband), and Setsuko Hirota (daughter). Her home address is listed as Port Alice, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC. She was exiled to Japan on 2 October 1946.


Regularized NameFukue Hirota
Custodian Identification Number7630
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Port Alice


Custodian Case Files (1)


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