Shizu Oda

Shizu Oda

She was born on 5 May 1904. Her maiden name is Shizu Nishida. She was a farmer. Her family includes Sueno Nishida (mother; nee Sueno Kawabata), Kone Nishida (father), Kyuya Oda (husband), Akio Oda (son), and Eiko Oda (daughter). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Mission, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to St. Thomas ON.


Regularized NameShizu Oda
Custodian Identification Number13394
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (before uprooting)Mission


Custodian Case Files (1)


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