4571: Tome Oda

4571: Tome Oda

Tome Oda

She was born on 17 February 1897. She was a teacher employed by Japanese School, Cumberland, BC. Her family includes Kishino Hirano (mother) and Yasuto Oda (husband). Her maiden name is Hirano. Her home address is listed as Box 129, Cumberland, BC. Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 17 February 1897
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
Reel
C-9345 (1085-1098)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4571
Name Tome Oda

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4571: Tome Oda

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Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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