5847: Yasue Kariya

5847: Yasue Kariya

Yasue Kariya

She was born on 22 October 1924. She was a cannery worker employed by Atlas Cannery, Steveston, BC. Her family includes Masue Kariya (mother), and Shinosuke Kariya (father). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 88, Atlas Cannery, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 22 October 1924
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Greenwood, BC
Reel
C-9362 (497-501)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5847
Name Yasue Kariya

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5847: Yasue Kariya

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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