Yoshiye Utsunomiya

Yoshiye Utsunomiya

She was born on 19 October 1892. She was a housewife. Her family includes Shikanosuke Utsunomiya (husband), Rosie Utsunomiya [also listed as Takaye Utsunomiya] (daughter), Tatsuro Utsunomiya (son), Kimitoshi Utsunomiya (son), Toshiro Utsunomiya (son). Her home address is listed as 536 Princess Avenue, 285 Heatley, 407 Heatley Avenue, 2734 McGill Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farm, BC.


Regularized NameYoshiye Utsunomiya
Custodian Identification Number10028
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Bay Farm, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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