Yonesaku Urano

Yonesaku Urano

He was born on 3 July 1913. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Hayane Urano (adopted mother; nee Hayane Oba), Yonezo Urano (adopted father), and Yaeko Urano (wife; nee Yaeko Takeuchi). His home address is listed as Johnston Road, Rural Route No. 5, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Marquette, MB.

Metadata

ForenameYonesaku
SurnameUrano
Regularized NameYonesaku Urano
Custodian Identification Number8842
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceMarquette, MB

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Terminology

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