Uhachi Tanino

Uhachi Tanino

He was born on 3 September 1880. He was a cannery employee employed by Phoenix Cannery, A.B.C. Packing Company, Vancouver, BC. His home address is listed as P.O. Box 215, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameUhachi Tanino
Custodian Identification Number5256
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Greenwood, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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