Yoshiye Abe

Yoshiye Abe

She was born on 24 July 1918. She was a housewife. Her family includes Shiyo Arinobu (mother; nee Shiyo Tsutsui), Manzo Arinobu (father), Mitsuo Abe (husband), Tadashi Abe (son), and Hifumi Abe (son). Her home address is listed as First Avenue, Rural Route, No. 1, Port Hammond, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameYoshiye Abe
Custodian Identification Number7510
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Port Hammond


Custodian Case Files (1)


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