Unosuke Mukai

Unosuke Mukai

He was born on 2 January 1884. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Firi Mukai (mother), Kiroku Mukai (father), Fusano Mukai (wife; nee Fusano Mori), Teruo Mukai (son), Sumie Mukai (daughter), and Isamu Mukai (son). His home address is listed as 173 Moncton Street, Rural Route, No. 1, Steveston, BC. 340 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Grand Forks, BC.


Regularized NameUnosuke Mukai
Custodian Identification Number4865
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Grand Forks, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


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