8692: Tadaichi Okada

8692: Tadaichi Okada

Tadaichi Okada

He was born on 15 May 1879. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Yuki Shimizu (mother), Kiyo Okada (adopted mother), Matagoro Shimizu (father), Sajiro Okada (adopted father), and Tsune Okada (wife; nee Tsune Kaji). His home address is listed as 19th Avenue, Whonnock, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 15 May 1879
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
Reel
C-9385 (503-587)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8692
Name Tadaichi Okada

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8692: Tadaichi Okada

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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