Yukiko Arai

Yukiko Arai

She was born on 3 May 1919. She was a house worker employed by G.P. McLauchlin at 4850 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Yu Arai (mother; nee Yu Kanoke) and Mozaemon Arai (father). Her home address is listed as 5325 Davis Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameYukiko Arai
Custodian Identification Number13058
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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