Yukiko Asai

Yukiko Asai

She was born on 25 April 1901. Her maiden name is Yukiko Nakai. She was a housewife. Her family includes Fumano Nakai (mother; nee Fumano Matsushita), Manzo Nakai (father), Tadaichi Asai (husband), Kiyoto Asai (son), Akira Asai (son), Kuniko Asai (daughter), Kisako Asai (daughter), and Yuji Asai (son). Her home address is listed as No. 4 Road, Rural Route, No. 1, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Chase, BC.


Regularized NameYukiko Asai
Custodian Identification Number4532
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston
Residence (after uprooting)Chase, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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