Toshio Uyeta

Toshio Uyeta

He was born on 23 September 1918. He is also listed as Toshio William Uyeta. He was a gardener employed by his father. His family includes Shizu Uyeta (mother; nee Shizu Tani) and Toshio Uyeta (father). His home address is listed as 2334 Sixth Avenue West, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Westwood, BC.


Regularized NameToshio Uyeta
Custodian Identification Number4600
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceWestwood, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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