Yutaka Mukai

Yutaka Mukai

He was born on 5 January 1906. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Masa Mukai (mother; nee Masa Yoshimura), Raiji Mukai (father), Kiyoko Mukai (wife; nee Kiyoko Fujiwara), Hiroshi Mukai (son), and Kazumi Mukai (son). His home address is listed as Bailey Road, Rural Route No. 1, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and he was exiled to Japan on 2 1946.


Regularized NameYutaka Mukai
Custodian Identification Number8621
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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