Tadaharu Uwate

Tadaharu Uwate

He was born on 20 March 1911. His name is also listed as Tadaharu Watte, Tada Uwate, and Tada Watte. He was a grocer at Fairmont Grocery, 2751 Main Street, Vancouver. His family includes Shige Uwate (mother; nee Shige Sugira), Nichizo Uwate (father), Margaret Chiyoko Uwate (wife), and Garry Isamu Uwate (son). His home address is listed as 7506 Ontario Street, Vancouver, BC. 2751 Main Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC; 14 Mile Ranch, BC; and Raymond, AB.

Metadata

ForenameTadaharu
SurnameUwate
Regularized NameTadaharu Uwate
Custodian Identification Number10477
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceTashme, BC
ResidenceMile Ranch, BC
ResidenceRaymond, AB

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