8138: Maosada Uyesugi

8138: Maosada Uyesugi

Maosada Uyesugi

He was born on 18 May 1913. He was a mill worker employed by B.C. Pulp & Paper Company, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Nao Uyesugi (mother; nee Nao Ohashi), and Yasokichi Uyesugi (father). His home address is listed as Woodfibre, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Taft, BC and Slave Lake, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 18 May 1913
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Taft, BC
Slave Lake, AB
C-9379 (2505-2516)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8138
Name Maosada Uyesugi



8138: Maosada Uyesugi


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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