8985: George Uchiyama

8985: George Uchiyama

George Uchiyama

He was born on 5 December 1880. He was a managing director employed by Royston Lumber Company Limited. His family includes Ichi Takayesu (mother), Suroka Takayesu (father), and Tami Takayesu (wife; nee Tami Nakayama). His home address is listed as Cumberland, BC and 3380 Venables Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Minto City, BC, Lillooet, BC and Kamloops, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 December 1880
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Minto City, BC
Lillooet, BC
Kamloops, BC
Reel
C-9388 (33-207)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8985
Name George Uchiyama

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8985: George Uchiyama

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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