2377: Masao Ohashi

2377: Masao Ohashi

Masao Ohashi

He was born on 27 February 1918. He was a mill worker employed by Mohawk Lumber Company, New Westminster, BC. His family includes Sumi Ohashi (mother; nee Sumi Teramura) and Tomekichi Ohashi (father). His home address is listed as 129 10th Street, New Westminster, BC. Ocean Falls, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 27 February 1918
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Toronto, ON
Locations before uprooting
New Westminster
C-9329 (837-869)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2377
Name Masao Ohashi



2377: Masao Ohashi


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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