Kiyozo Oda

Kiyozo Oda

He was born on 16 April 1893. He was a Carpenter employed by Mr. T. Nakamoto, Union Boat Wharf, Coal Harbour BC. His family includes Kikue Oda (wife), Yayoi Oda (daugther), Kazuki Oda (daughter), Usuru Oda (son), Toru Oda (son), Hazue Oda (daughter) and Mutsumi Oda (son). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 50 Steveston BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood BC. He was exiled to Japan on 02 August 1946.


Regularized NameKiyozo Oda
Custodian Identification Number705
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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