Yuma Osaka

Yuma Osaka

He was born on 30 April 1897. He was a dishwasher at White Cap Sea Food Restaurant, 333 Carrall Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Chiku Osaka [possibly Chika Osaka] (mother), Chikakichi Osaka (father), Tomiye Osaka (wife), Matsuye Osaka (daughter), Yuriko Osaka (daughter), Kazuo Osaka (son), Etsuko Osaka (daughter), and Shigeko Osaka (daughter). His home address is listed as 120 Heatley Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Rosebery, BC.


Regularized NameYuma Osaka
Custodian Identification Number7160
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Rosebery, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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