Unokichi Uchida

Unokichi Uchida

He was born on 10 September 1879. His occupation is listed as “Oiler on Steamship” and he was employed by the Union Steamship Company, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Yuki Uchida (wife; nee Yuki Kai; deceased), Nachi Uchida (mother; nee Nachi Tawamoto), Genkichi Uchida (father), Richard Uchida (son), Douglas Uchida [also listed as Masao Uchida] (son), Misao Nonomura [also listed as Mary Nonomura] (daughter; nee Misao Uchida and Mary Uchida), Momoyo Uchida (daughter). His home address is listed as 671 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameUnokichi Uchida
Custodian Identification Number7084
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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