Tomeko Oda

Tomeko Oda

She was born on 25 July 1926 [possibly 23 June 1926]. She was a student. Her family includes Saku Oda (mother; nee Saku Shirakawa) and Sekitaro Oda (father). She was forcibly uprooted to Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC, Slocan Extension, BC and Lemon Creek, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTomeko
SurnameOda
Regularized NameTomeko Oda
Custodian Identification Number14652
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceVancouver, BC
ResidenceSlocan Extension, BC
ResidenceLemon Creek, BC

Collections

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Terminology

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