11081: Murae Oyama

11081: Murae Oyama

Murae Oyama

She was born on 31 August 1905. She was a housewife. Her family includes Shokichi Oyama (husband), Masakazu Oyama (son), Akimi Oyama (daughter), and Chiyeko Oyama (daughter). Her home address is listed as 215 Princess Avenue, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 31 August 1905
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Lemon Creek, BC
Reel
C-9405 (1727-1730)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11081
Name Murae Oyama

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11081: Murae Oyama

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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