Satoru Kurahashi

Satoru Kurahashi

He was born on 9 January 1921. He was a fisherman employed by BC Packers Limited, Sunnyside Cannery. His family includes Kanetaro Kurahashi (father), and Sumi Kurahashi (mother; nee Sumi Nomoto). He lived at the Sunnyside Cannery, Skeena River, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Eatonville, ON.


Regularized NameSatoru Kurahashi
Custodian Identification Number910
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Eatonville, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Skeena River


Custodian Case Files (1)


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