3589: Sojiro Uyeda

3589: Sojiro Uyeda

Sojiro Uyeda

He was born on 20 August 1885. He was a self-employed gardener. His family includes Okoma Uyeda (mother), Sohei Uyeda (father), Shigeo Uyeda [written as Sigeo Uyeda] (wif; nee Shigeo Shimizu or Sigeo Shimizu), Sunao Uyeda (son), Hisashi Uyeda (son), and Tadashi Uyeda (son). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1 Eburne, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 20 August 1885
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9337 (1979-1996)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3589
Name Sojiro Uyeda

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3589: Sojiro Uyeda

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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