Michiyo Uyede

Michiyo Uyede

She was born on 19 May 1917. She was a student at UBC. Her family includes Iasamatsu Uyede (father) and Satsu Uyede (mother; nee Satsu Tanaka). She lived Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Montreal, Quebec.


Regularized NameMichiyo Uyede
Custodian Identification Number10781
NationalityCanadian born


Custodian Case Files (1)


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