Fujitaka Takeuchi

Fujitaka Takeuchi

Takeuchi was born on 01 October 1913. He was a fisherman. His family includes Yoshino Takeuchi (mother; nee Yoshino Nishihama; deceased at time of file), Rinzo Takeuchi (father; deceased at time of file), Fusako Takeuchi (wife; nee Fusako Ueyama), Kumiko Takeuchi (daughter; in Japan), and Beverley Takeuchi [also listed as Yoshiko Takeuchi] (daughter). He lived in Bamfield, BC and was forcibly uprooted to Lawson’s Ranch, Grand Forks, BC. His listed seized property includes: boat “Sea Flash”; house and lot listed as being in Barklay [possibly Barkley Sound], Bamfield, BC but also at Grappler Creek, Bamfield, BC; household belongings; food; sewing machine; stove; fishing equipment.


Regularized NameFujitaka Takeuchi
Custodian Identification Number1424
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Grand Forks, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Bamfield


Custodian Case Files (1)


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