Yukio Tatebe

Yukio Tatebe

He was born on 26 August 1921. He was a mill worker employed by the Alberta Lumber Company Limited, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Chie Tatebe (mother; nee Chie Yabuno) and Kyusaburo Tatebe (father). His home address is listed as Mission, BC. He lived with his father on Beals Road, Mission, BC. 678 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Rural Route No. 1, Nobleford, AB and Picture Butte, AB. His seized property includes real estate at 2036 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC.


Regularized NameYukio Tatebe
Custodian Identification Number1594
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Nobleford, AB
Residence (after uprooting)Picture Butte, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Mission


Custodian Case Files (1)


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