Fumiko Kariya

Fumiko Kariya

She was born on 15 February 1916. Her maiden name is Fumiko Uyeyama. She was a housewife. Her family includes Fusako Uyeyama (mother; nee Fusako Koyama), Hantaro Uyeyama (father), Isamu Kariya (husband), and Yasuyuki Kariya (son). Her home address is listed as 701 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameFumiko Kariya
Custodian Identification Number9049
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceGreenwood, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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