Jutaro Obayashi

Jutaro Obayashi

He was born on 15 February 1872. He was a fisherman employed by West Coast Fishing Cannery, Steveston, BC. His family includes Asano Obayashi (wife) and Teruko Obayashi (daughter). His home address is listed as Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC and Chapleau, ON.

Metadata

ForenameJutaro
SurnameObayashi
Regularized NameJutaro Obayashi
Custodian Identification Number1977
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceKaslo, BC
ResidenceChapleau, ON

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Terminology

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