Fumie Nakagawa

Fumie Nakagawa

She was born on 1 February 1916. She was a cannery worker employed by B.C. Packers, Steveston, BC. Her family includes Shio Nakagawa (mother; nee Shio Kitamura), and Yagoro Nakagawa (father). Her home address is listed as Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameFumie Nakagawa
Custodian Identification Number5225
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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