Tama Uchiyama

Tama Uchiyama

She was born on 10 April 1907. Her maiden name is Tama Kosuga. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tomeo Kosuga (mother; nee Tomeo Tanemura), Tokuzyu Kosuga (father), Kiyoshi Uchiyama (husband), and Toshihiko Uchiyama (son). Her home address is listed as 366 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC.


Regularized NameTama Uchiyama
Custodian Identification Number12404
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceVancouver, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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