Masao Baba

Masao Baba

He was born on 25 December 1920. He was a logger and millwright employed by Mayo Lumber Company, Paldi, BC. His family includes Tsuru Baba (mother; nee Tsuru Kihara), and Motosuke Baba (father). His home address is listed as Paldi, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Fort Hamilton, ON and Kapuskasing, ON.

Metadata

ForenameMasao
SurnameBaba
Regularized NameMasao Baba
Custodian Identification Number6464
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceFort Hamilton, ON
ResidenceKapuskasing, ON

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