Haruyo Uno

Haruyo Uno

She was born on 7 February 1907. Her maiden name is Haruyo Masumoto. She was a housewife. Her family includes Mitsu Masumoto (mother), Tokitaro Masumoto (father), Asamatsu Uno (husband), Aiko Uno (daughter), Tetsuo Uno (son), Yasuhiko Uno (son), and Akio Uno (son). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB and she was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameHaruyo Uno
Custodian Identification Number6302
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Picture Butte, AB
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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