Sueo Yasui

Sueo Yasui

She was born on 3 June 1913. She was a dry cleaner employed by Sport Cleaners. Her family includes Genya Yasui (father) and Sato Yasui (mother; nee Yasui Masamizu). Her home address is listed as 1701 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Grand Forks, BC.


Regularized NameSueo Yasui
Custodian Identification Number11276
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Grand Forks, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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