5759: Minoru Okada

5759: Minoru Okada

Minoru Okada

He was born on 5 May 1924. He was a millhand employed by V.L. & M. Company, Chemainus, BC. His family includes Tome Okada (mother; nee Tome Nomura), and Haruyuki Okada (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 123 Chemainus, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Eatonville, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 May 1924
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Eatonville, ON
Reel
C-9361 (2023-2029)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5759
Name Minoru Okada

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5759: Minoru Okada

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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