1906: Amy Uchikura

1906: Amy Uchikura

Amy Uchikura

She was born on 6 January 1920. She is also listed in the file as Hayako Amy Uchikura and Hayako Uchikura. She was a dressmaker employed by her mother. Her family includes Yoshi Uchikura (mother; nee Toshi Tanaka) and Shota Uchikura (father). Her home address is listed as 469 Main Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 06 January 1920
Nationality Unknown
Locations after uprooting
Tashme, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9325 (1668-1675)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1906
Name Amy Uchikura



1906: Amy Uchikura


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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