Ihachi Uyeda

Ihachi Uyeda

He was born on 8 April 1890. He was a self-employed gardener. His family includes Kuma Uyeda (mother; nee Kuma Tani), Shizume Uyeda (wife), Toshio Uyeda (son), Kayoko Uyeda (daughter), and Masuo Uyeda (son). His home address is listed as 2334 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Westwold, BC.


Regularized NameIhachi Uyeda
Custodian Identification Number8094
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Westwold, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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