Shizuye Oda

Shizuye Oda

Her maiden name was Shizuya Sakamoto. She was born on 13 September 1921. She was a housewife. Her family includes Takutaro Sakamoto (father), Taka Sakamoto (mother; nee Taka Matsuhita), Shigetoshi Oda (husband), Adam Oda [also listed as Toyoshi Oda] (son). Her home address is listed as 331 Main Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameShizuye Oda
Custodian Identification Number11364
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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