8182: Gizaemon Uno

8182: Gizaemon Uno

Gizaemon Uno

He was born on 11 January 1891. He was a millhand employed by B.C. Pulp Company, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Masano Uno (wife; nee Masano Kawase), Minnie Uno (daughter), Yoshiaki Uno (son), Hiroyuki Uno (son), Nobuaki Uno (son), Tome Uno (mother), and Suekochi Uno (father). His home address is listed as Woodfibre, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Midway, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 11 January 1891
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Midway, BC
Reel
C-9380 (607-620)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8182
Name Gizaemon Uno

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8182: Gizaemon Uno

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Metadata Author: Aiying Yuan
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