2137: Sueyuki Okano

2137: Sueyuki Okano

Sueyuki

He was born on 1 November 1922. His name is also listed as Sueyuki James Okano. He was a farmer. His family includes Riyo Okano (mother; nee Riyo Kimura) and Kumanosuke Okano (father). His home address is listed as Ganges, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Magrath, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 November 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Magrath, AB
Reel
C-9327 (893-929)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2137
Name Sueyuki Okano

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2137: Sueyuki Okano

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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