Masami Uyede

Masami Uyede

He was born on 2 August 1914. He was a logger employed by Dumaresq Logging Company, Allison Harbour, BC. His family includes Masa Uyede (mother), Jinsuke Uyede (father), and Yachiyo Uyede (wife; nee Yachiyo Ohara). His home address is listed as Dumaresq Allison Harbour, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Schreiber, ON and was exiled to Japan on 2 October 1946.


Regularized NameMasami Uyede
Custodian Identification Number2096
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSchreiber, ON
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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