Sutejiro Yada

Sutejiro Yada

He was born in March 1884. He worked at his son’s store. His family includes Isaye Yada (mother; nee Isaye Uyesugi), Goishi Yada (father), Tama Yada (wife; nee Tama Tonogai; deceased), May Yada (daughter), and Yaye Yada (daughter). His home address is listed as 701 East 4th Street, North Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 11 Mile Camp, Hope End, BC.


Regularized NameSutejiro Yada
Custodian Identification Number15138
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Hope End, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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