Fumi Takeda

Fumi Takeda

She was born on 19 May 1907. Her maiden name is Fumi Hatanaka. She was a housewife. Her family includes Wakichi Hatanaka (father), Heitaro Takeda (husband), Misaye Takeda (daughter), Yoshiko Takeda (daughter), Yukie Takeda (daughter), Aiko Takeda (daughter), and Kazuko Takeda (daughter). Her home address is listed as Bainbridge, near Port Alberni, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameFumi Takeda
Custodian Identification Number2536
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Port Alberni


Custodian Case Files (1)


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