11749: Fusajiro Obayashi

11749: Fusajiro Obayashi

Fusajiro Obayashi

He was born on 1 April 1892. He was a sawmill worker employed by A. B. Cushing Mills. His family includes Unokichi Obayashi (father), Uta Obayashi (mother; nee Uta Hayashi), Tose Obayashi (wife), Shizue Obayashi (daughter), Fumiye Obayashi (daughter), Misaye Obayashi (daughter), Kanichi Obayashi (son), Yoshikazu Obayashi (son), Sumiye Obayashi (daughter), Yuriko Obayashi (daughter), and Tokimitsu Obayashi (son). His home address is listed as 1661 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Nakusp, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 April 1892
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Nakusp, BC
Reel
C-9411 (359-435)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11749
Name Fusajiro Obayashi

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11749: Fusajiro Obayashi

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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