Yuri Nitta

Yuri Nitta

Also listed as Jean Nitta. She was born on 26 July 1918. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Yuri Ueda. Her family includes Masaru Nitta (husband), Mashiro Nitta (son), Tame Ueda (mother; nee Tame Arino), and Nobujiro Ueda (father). Her home address is listed as Rural River #1, Milner, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, Ontario.


Regularized NameYuri Nitta
Custodian Identification Number8481
NationalityCanadian born


Custodian Case Files (1)


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