Ushiye Minamide

Ushiye Minamide

She was born on 5 January 1902. Her maiden name is Ushiye Imanishi. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Kazu (mother), Sadakichi Imanishi (father), Bungoro Minamide (husband), Etsuo Minamide (son), and Fumiye Minamide (daughter). Her home address is listed as Mayne Island, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Magrath, AB.


Regularized NameUshiye Minamide
Custodian Identification Number7217
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Magrath, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Mayne Island


Custodian Case Files (1)


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