Fumiye Mochizuki

Fumiye Mochizuki

She was born on 15 November 1911. Her maiden name is Fumiye Takazaki. She was employed as a farm helper. Her family includes Toku Takazaki (mother; nee Toku Miyaguchi), Wakamatsu Takazaki (father), Tajiro Mochizuki (husband), Mutsuko Mochizuki (daughter), Shizuko Mochizuki (daughter), Ritsuko Mochizuki (daughter), Ayako Mochizuki (daughter), and Toshi Mochizuki (son). Her home address is listed as Alexander Road, Rural Route No. 1, Milner, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC. She was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameFumiye Mochizuki
Custodian Identification Number3117
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Sandon, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Milner


Custodian Case Files (1)


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