Tsutomu Uchiyama

Tsutomu Uchiyama

He was born on 25 August 1924. He was a cook employed by T. C. Richards, Whitehorse, Yukon. His family includes Masu Uchiyama (mother; nee Masu Toyomura), and Suyeki Uchimura (father). His home address is listed as 8770 Selkirk Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to unknown.

Metadata

ForenameTsutomu
SurnameUchiyama
Regularized NameTsutomu Uchiyama
Custodian Identification Number8299
NationalityCanadian born

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