8214: Okane Nobuhara

8214: Okane Nobuhara

Okane Nobuhara

She was born on 10 September 1905. She was a farmer’s help employed her husband. Her maiden name is Okane Akagi. Her family includes Zenshiro Nobuhara (husband), Sakae Nobuhara (daughter), Ken Nobuhara (son), Fumiko Nobuhara (daughter), Matsuno Akagi (mother), and Tomekichi Akagi (father; former name Tomokichi Yamashita). Her home address is listed as Clow Road, Rural Road #3, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farm, BC and she was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.
Sex F
Date of Birth 10 September 1905
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Bay Farm, BC
Date exiled to Japan 17 June 1946
C-9381 (99-108)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8214
Name Okane Nobuhara



8214: Okane Nobuhara


Metadata Author: Aiying Yuan
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