Shizume Uyeda

Shizume Uyeda

She was born on 1 July 1893. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Shizume Tani. Her family includes Ihachi Uyeda (husband), Toshio Uyeda (son), Kayoko Uyeda (daughter), Masuo Uyeda (son), and Nobaru Tani (father). Her home address is listed as 2334 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Westwold, BC.


Regularized NameShizume Uyeda
Custodian Identification Number8546
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Westwold, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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