11105: Toshiko Okada

11105: Toshiko Okada

Toshiko Okada

She is also listed as Betty Okada. She was born on 25 December 1920. She was a maid. Her family includes Saburo Okada (father) and Mone Okada (mother; nee Mone Yoshinaga). Her home address is listed as 358 Powell Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 25 December 1920
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
Reel
C-9405 (1886-1889)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11105
Name Toshiko Okada

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Title

11105: Toshiko Okada

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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