5147: Masako Ohori

5147: Masako Ohori

Masako Ohori

She was born on 20 October 1896. Her maiden name is Masako Sumioka. She was a housewife. Her family includes Mina Sumioka (mother; nee Mina Sasaki), Yasutaro Sumioka (father), Masato Ohori (husband), Kiyoshi Ohori (son), Chiyoko Ohori (daughter), June Ohori (daughter), Aiko Ohori (daughter), Takako Ohori (daughter), Eiko Ohori (son), and Kazumi Ohori (daughter). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, 436 Scott Road, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Oakville, MB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 20 October 1896
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Oakville, MB
Locations before uprooting
New Westminster
C-9353 (806-814)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5147
Name Masako Ohori



5147: Masako Ohori


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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