8093: Sekitaro Oda

8093: Sekitaro Oda

Sekitaro Oda

He was born on 17 July 1873. His family includes Saku Oda (wife; nee Saku Shirakawa), Miyoshi Oda (son), Noriaki Oda (son), Setsuko Inouye (daughter; nee Setsuko Oda), Sarah Oda [also listed as Fusako Oda] (daughter), Sadako Oda (daughter), and Tomeko Oda (daughter). His home address is listed as 321 Johnston Street, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Fort William, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 17 July 1873
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Slocan, BC
Fort William, ON
Locations before uprooting
New Westminster
C-9379 (1826-1848)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8093
Name Sekitaro Oda



8093: Sekitaro Oda


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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