Umekichi Ueno

Umekichi Ueno

He was born on 16 June 1887. He was a logger employed by Ebisuzaki Company, 337 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Takeshi Ueno (son) and Yoshiko Ueno (daughter). His home address is listed as 337 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Pyramid Work Camp, BC.


Regularized NameUmekichi Ueno
Custodian Identification Number2068
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Pyramid Work Camp, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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