Fukutaro Seto

Fukutaro Seto

He was born on 19 March 1898. He was a sawmill hand employed by Strait Lumber Company. His family includes Shimo Seto (mother; nee Shimo Ogino), Naka Seto (wife; nee Naka Nakagawa), and Takako Seto (daughter). His home address is listed as 252 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Red Gap, BC and Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameFukutaro Seto
Custodian Identification Number11362
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Red Gap, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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