Yasuo Uguchi

Yasuo Uguchi

He was born on 17 June 1925. He was a millhand employed by Victoria Lumber Company, Chemainus, BC. His family includes Shitsu Uguchi (mother; nee Shitsu Taketani), and Junhachi Uguchi (father). His home address is listed as Chemainus, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameYasuo Uguchi
Custodian Identification Number6310
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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