826: Tokuichi Mayede

826: Tokuichi Mayede

Tokuichi Mayede

He was born on 28 February 1901. He was a seaman employed by Nelson Brothers Fisheries Limited and Ucluelet Fishing Company. His family includes Ume Mayede (mother), Tokiyiro Mayede (father), Masaye Mayede (wife; in Japan) and Isao Mayede (son; in Japan). His home address is listed as Prince Rupert, BC. Ucluelet, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Three Valley, BC and exiled to Japan on 24 December 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 28 February 1901
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Three Valley, BC
Date exiled to Japan 24 December 1946
Locations before uprooting
Prince Rupert
C-9312 (590-603)
Type Person
Custodian Number 826
Name Tokuichi Mayede
Not Before: 29 March 1942
Not After: 21 November 1948



826: Tokuichi Mayede


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