Teruo Odamura

Teruo Odamura

He was born on 5 July 1905. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Mine Odamura (mother; nee Mine Hamada), Magoichi Odamura (father), Satoyo Odamura (wife; nee Satoyo Mizui), Midori Odamura (daughter), and Shizue Odamura (daughter). His home address is listed as 2909 Dewdney, Trunk Road, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameTeruo Odamura
Custodian Identification Number8686
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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