Masao Hara

Masao Hara

He was born on 7 August 1910. He was a labourer. His family includes Yoshi Haraa (mother), Kokichi Hara (father), and Kimiko Hara [also listed as Kimi Hara] (wife; nee Kimiko Mochizuki or Kimi Mochizuki). Ocean Falls, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Kamloops, BC and Port Arthur, ON.

Metadata

ForenameMasao
SurnameHara
Regularized NameMasao Hara
Custodian Identification Number14299
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceKamloops, BC
ResidencePort Arthur, ON

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