Fusanosuke Okubo

Fusanosuke Okubo

He was born on 19 March 1889. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Kiku Okubo (mother; nee Kiku Minami), Kumanosuke Okubo (father), Kii Okubo (wife; nee Kii Fujita), Fumiko Okubo (daughter), Aiko Okubo (daughter), Setsuko Okubo (daughter), Emiko Okubo (daughter; deceased), Fusayuki Okubo (son), Takayuki Okubo (son), and Keisuke Okubo (son). His home address is listed as 32nd Avenue, Ruskin, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and Moose Jaw, SK.


Regularized NameFusanosuke Okubo
Custodian Identification Number4980
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Moose Jaw, SK
Residence (before uprooting)Ruskin


Custodian Case Files (1)

Shared Surnames



Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.