14777: Minoru Ohara

14777: Minoru Ohara

Minoru Ohara

He was born on 16 December 1919. He was a logger employed by Hillcrest Lumber Company, Duncan, BC. His family includes Noye Ohara (mother; nee Noye Kikunaga) and Kinosuke Ohara (father). His home address is listed as Hillcrest Lumber Company, Duncan, BC. 439 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON, Port Credit, ON and Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 16 December 1919
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Angler, ON
Port Credit, ON
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9429 (1221-1245)
Type Person
Custodian Number 14777
Name Minoru Ohara

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Title

14777: Minoru Ohara

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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