8687: Toshio Odamura

8687: Toshio Odamura

Toshio Odamura

He was born on 10 March 1911. He was a box mill foreman employed by Grower’s Box Supply Company Limited, Haney, BC. His family includes Mine Odamura (mother; nee Mine Hamada), Magoichi Odamura (father), Narae Odamura (wife; Naraye Sakai), Amy Emiko Odamura (daughter), and Lillian Mitsuye Odamura (daughter). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 10 March 1911
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9385 (300-362)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8687
Name Toshio Odamura

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8687: Toshio Odamura

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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