6064: Tadao Oikawa

6064: Tadao Oikawa

Tadao Oikawa

He was born on 23 May 1921. He was a millhand employed by Mr. Takimoto, Haney, BC. His family includes Yasuno Oikawa (mother; nee Yasuno Sato), and Shokichi Oikawa (father). His home address is listed as Stave Falls, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 23 May 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9363 (2400-2403)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6064
Name Tadao Oikawa

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6064: Tadao Oikawa

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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