Ucluelet Fishermens Coop Association

Ucluelet Fishermens Coop Association

The Ucluelet Fisherman’s Co-op Association was incorporated in November 1941 in order to take over the business of Ucluelet Fishing Company Limited. People associated with this file include H. Fukuyama [possibly Hideo Fukuyama] (managing director), Katsuji Hamanishi (secretary), Kamekichi Tsujiuchi (president), Saichiro Maekawa [also listed as Sachiro Maekawa] (treasurer), Kyuroku Shimizu [also listed as Kiuroku Shimizu], Risuke Hamade, Shinkichi Sakai, Tomizo Yamanaka, and Naotsugu Hakoda. The file includes more extensive lists of people involved with the Association as well as lists of Japanese Canadians who owned property in Frasers Bay, Leeches Bay, Spring Cove, and Shimizu Bay.


OrgNameUcluelet Fishermens Coop Association
Custodian Identification Number15720


Custodian Case Files (1)


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