Tadayoshi Mayeda

Tadayoshi Mayeda

He was born on 15 March 1887. He was a farm hand employed by Mr. K. Kamimura, Murphy Road, Clayburn, BC. His family includes Nobu Mayeda (mother; nee Nobu Tandawa) and Umekichi Mayeda (father). His home address is listed as Murphy Road, Clayburn, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC. He was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameTadayoshi Mayeda
Custodian Identification Number7476
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Clayburn


Custodian Case Files (1)


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