Umanosuke Saiga

Umanosuke Saiga

He was born on 21 May 1880. He was retired. His family includes Shin Saiga (wife), and Sakaru Saiga [also listed as Fred Saiga] (son). His home address is listed as 56 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and he was exiled to Japan on 31 May 1946.


Regularized NameUmanosuke Saiga
Custodian Identification Number8453
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceTashme, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)

Shared Surnames

NameSee also
K Saiga
Sakaru Saiga
Shin Saiga
Umanosuke Saiga


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