Fujiye Iwasaki

Fujiye Iwasaki

She was born on 15 May 1915. Her maiden name is Fujiye Kurita. She was a housewife. Her family includes Suyayo Kurita (mother; nee Suyayo Tamai), Sajiro Kurita (father), Sadao Iwasaki (husband), Yoko Iwasaki (daughter), Nobuko Iwasaki (daughter), Sachiko Iwasaki (daughter), Mikio Iwasaki (son; born in 1943), and Kazuko Iwasaki (daughter). Her home address is listed as 306 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC and 264 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Grand Forks, BC.


Regularized NameFujiye Iwasaki
Custodian Identification Number8825
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Grand Forks, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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