Yukiyo Tasaka

Yukiyo Tasaka

She was born on 30 March 1898. Her maiden name is Yukiyo Uchiyama. She was a housewife. Her family includes Jimpe Tasaka [possibly Jimpei Tasaka] (husband), Haruye Tasaka (daughter), Kiyoko Tasaka (daughter), Michiko Tasaka (daughter), Hiromi Tasaka (son), Mitsuo Tasaka (son), Masashi Tasaka (son), and Noriko Tasaka (daughter). Her home address is listed as Riverside Road, Surrey, BC and 875 Columbia Street, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Emerson, MB.


Regularized NameYukiyo Tasaka
Custodian Identification Number6169
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Emerson, MB
Residence (before uprooting)Surrey
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


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