Minoru Uchida

Minoru Uchida

He was born on 15 October 1916. He was a lumberman and a farmer employed by his uncle, Yoshio Adachi. His family includes Gen Uchida (mother), Jinga Uchida (father), Yoshiko Uchida [also listed as Yoshika Uchida] (wife; in Japan), Mitsuko Uchida (daughter; in Japan), and Yoshio Adachi (uncle). His home address is listed as 1635 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameMinoru Uchida
Custodian Identification Number2683
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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