Masano Uno

Masano Uno

She was born on 2 July 1899. Her maiden name is Masano Kawase. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kono Kawase (mother; nee Kono Horii or Kono Morii), Hiroji Kawase (father), Gizaemon Uno (husband), Minnie Uno (daughter), Yoshiaki Uno (son), Hiroyuki Uno (son), Michiko Uno (daughter), and Nobuaki Uno (son). Her home address is listed as Woodfibre, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameMasano Uno
Custodian Identification Number7887
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Woodfibre


Custodian Case Files (1)


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