Yaye Nasu

Yaye Nasu

Nasu was born on 31 August 1892. Her maiden name is Yaye Nomura. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Nobu Nomura (mother; nee Nobu Unwashiro; deceased at time of file), Mankichi Nomura (father; deceased at time of file), Otokichi Nasu (husband; deceased at time of file), Tatsuo Nasu (son; born 16 February 1928) and Noboru Nasu (son; born 17 April 1930). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 18, Ucluelet, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC. No seized property is listed in the file.

Metadata

ForenameYaye
SurnameNasu
Regularized NameYaye Nasu
Custodian Identification Number1487
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGreenwood, BC

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Custodian Case Files (1)

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