Toshie Baba

Toshie Baba

He was born on 24 February 1915 [possibly 24 February 1918]. He was a logger employed by Mayo Lumber Company, Paldi, BC. His family includes Tsuru Baba (mother) and Motosuke Baba (father). His home address is listed as Sidney, BC. Hillcrest, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Fort William, ON.


Regularized NameToshie Baba
Custodian Identification Number2310
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC
ResidenceFort William, ON


Custodian Case Files (1)


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