Terue Ujiye

Terue Ujiye

He was born on 14 November 1915. He was a dry cleaner at Cambie Cleaners, 3211 Cambie Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Fukue Ujiye (mother; nee Fukue Sakurai), Gentaro Ujiye (father), and Hisayo Ujiye (wife; nee Hisayo Onodera). His home address is listed as 376 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. 2163 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC and 3211 Cambie Street, Vancouver, BC are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to Beamsville, ON and Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameTerue Ujiye
Custodian Identification Number13434
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Beamsville, ON
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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