Fumiko Kakutani

Fumiko Kakutani

She was born on 5 December 1921. She was a student. Her family includes Mikiye Kakutani (mother; nee Mikiye Okuno) and Genichi Kakutani (father). Her home address is listed as Britannia Beach, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameFumiko
SurnameKakutani
Regularized NameFumiko Kakutani
Custodian Identification Number7922
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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Terminology

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