2426: George Uyeda

2426: George Uyeda

George Uyeda

He was born on 10 May 1912. He was a fisherman employed by Canadian Fishing Company, Rivers Inlet, BC. His family includes Komeno Uyeda (mother) and Denkichi Uyeda (father). His home address is listed as Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Winnipeg, MB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 10 May 1912
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Winnipeg, MB
Reel
C-9329 (1669-1679)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2426
Name George Uyeda

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2426: George Uyeda

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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