14324: Motokichi Uyeyama

14324: Motokichi Uyeyama

Motokichi Uyeyama

He was born on 15 November 1896. He was a fish packer. His family includes Tsuta Uyeyama (mother; nee Tsuta Shinya), Masakichi Uyeyama (father), and Moto Uyeyama (wife; nee Moto Nakamura). Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Monte Lake, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 15 November 1896
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Monte Lake, BC
Reel
C-9427 (2271-2275)
Type Person
Custodian Number 14324
Name Motokichi Uyeyama

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14324: Motokichi Uyeyama

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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