Otogoro Hasegawa

Otogoro Hasegawa

He was born on 9 July 1885. He was a millhand. His family includes Itoyo Hasegawa (wife; nee Itoyo Shimoda), Jun Hasegawa (daughter), Masanobu Hasegawa (son), Susumu Hasegawa (son), Nobuyoshi Hasegawa (son), Yoshiko Hasegawa (daughter), Setsuko Hasegawa (daughter). His home address is listed as 1003 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, Alberta.


Regularized NameOtogoro Hasegawa
Custodian Identification Number10732
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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