Kikue Oda

Kikue Oda

She was born on 21 January 1910. Her name is also listed in the file as Kikuye Oda She was a housewife. Her family includes Kiyozo Oda (husband), Yayoi Oda (daughter), Kazuki Oda (daughter), Yuzuru Oda (son), Toru Oda (son), Hazue Oda (daughter), and Mutsumi Oda (son). Her home address is listed as 689 2nd Avenue, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC and exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameKikue Oda
Custodian Identification Number2527
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Greenwood, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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