Masasue Maede

Masasue Maede

He was born on 25 April 1900. He was a macaroni maker. His family includes Tami Maeda (mother), Todo Maeda (father), Hideko Maede (wife), Masaharu Maede (son), and Asajiro Yamada (step-father). 1810 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC and 326 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Thuder River, BC and New Denver, BC. He was exiled to Japan on 31 May 1946.


Regularized NameMasasue Maede
Custodian Identification Number14045
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceThuder River, BC
ResidenceNew Denver, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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