Shizuko Uno

Shizuko Uno

Her maiden name was Shizu Nakatsuka. She was born on 11 December 1896. She was a helper at a rooming house. Her family includes Eizuchi Nakatsuka (father), Satsu Nakatsuka (nee Satsu Tatebayashi), Rinzo Uno (husband), Tetsuo Uno (son), Mitsuko Uno (daughter) and Miyako Uno (daughter). Her home address is listed as 561 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to house 100 Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameShizuko Uno
Custodian Identification Number10027
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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