Kuniye Yada

Kuniye Yada

She was born on 15 May 1911. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Kuniye Uyesugi. Her family includes Genichiro Yada (husband), Ken Yada [also listed as Frank Yada] (son), Matsu Uyesugi (mother; nee Matsu Mishimura), and Komakichi Uyesugi (father). Her home address is listed as 3390 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to D’Arcy, BC.


Regularized NameKuniye Yada
Custodian Identification Number8553
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)D’Arcy, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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