Yaeko Uno

Yaeko Uno

She was born on 2 May 1921. She was a homeworker employed by Mrs. Newmarch, 1392 West 46th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Kozaburo Uno (father), Oiyo Uno (mother; Oiyo Ota). Her home address is listed as 305 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameYaeko Uno
Custodian Identification Number10094
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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