Asaji Ogaki

Asaji Ogaki

His former name was Asaji Kadoki. He was born on 8 September 1890. He was a logger employed by Deep Bay Logging Company. His family includes Maki Ogaki (wife; nee Maki Tokimitsu), Tsuyoshi Ogaki (son), Katsumi Ogaki (son) and Toshiaki Ogaki (son). His home address is listed as 633 Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hope, BC.


Regularized NameAsaji Ogaki
Custodian Identification Number11810
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Hope, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Cumberland


Custodian Case Files (1)


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