Gizaemon Uno

Gizaemon Uno

He was born on 11 January 1891. He was a millhand employed by B.C. Pulp Company, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Masano Uno (wife; nee Masano Kawase), Minnie Uno (daughter), Yoshiaki Uno (son), Hiroyuki Uno (son), Nobuaki Uno (son), Tome Uno (mother), and Suekochi Uno (father). His home address is listed as Woodfibre, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Midway, BC.

Metadata

ForenameGizaemon
SurnameUno
Regularized NameGizaemon Uno
Custodian Identification Number8182
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceMidway, BC

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Terminology

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