Yaeno Tatebe

Yaeno Tatebe

She was born on 15 September 1895. She was a self-employed dressmaker. Her family includes Kenji Tatebe (husband), Miyoko Tatebe (daughter), and Shijuko Tatebe (son). Her home address is listed as 1685 Davie Street Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and later exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameYaeno Tatebe
Custodian Identification Number9865
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSlocan, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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