Kohei Baba

Kohei Baba

He was born on 18 August 1911. He was a logger employed by E. & C. Logging Company, Toba Inlet, BC. His family includes Mii Baba (mother; nee Mii Oishi), Kotaro Baba [possibly Kataro Baba] (father), Masako Baba (wife), Toyomi Baba (daughter), Micky Baba (son), and Jean Reiko Baba (daughter). His home address is listed as E. & C. Logging Company, Toba Inlet, BC. Wilson Creek, BC and Salmon Bay, Toba Inlet, BC are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to Trout Lake, BC and Beaton, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKohei
SurnameBaba
Regularized NameKohei Baba
Custodian Identification Number4623
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceTrout Lake, BC
ResidenceBeaton, BC

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