Fumi Makimoto

Fumi Makimoto

She was born on 13 January 1921. She was a dressmaker employed by K. Iwata, 368 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Shizuko Makimoto (mother; nee Shizuko Namba), and Tomisaburo Makimoto (father). Her home address is listed as East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.


Regularized NameFumi Makimoto
Custodian Identification Number6473
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSandon, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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