Kimiye Oda

Kimiye Oda

She was born on 12 May 1894. Her maiden name is Kimiye Kitagawa. She was a housewife. Her family includes Fuyu Kitagawa (mother), Fudejiro Kitagawa (father), Hideo Oda (husband), Gerald Oda [also listed as Hideaki Oda] (son), and Robert Oda [also listed as Eiji Oda] (son). Her home address is listed as 360 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. 406 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Rosebery, BC.


Regularized NameKimiye Oda
Custodian Identification Number13169
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Rosebery, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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