Masako Ogawa

Masako Ogawa

She was born on 9 October 1921. She was a waitress employed by Kikuno Noda, 362 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Torazo Ogawa (father) and Shige Ogawa (mother). Her home address is listed as 362 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.


Regularized NameMasako Ogawa
Custodian Identification Number10088
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Bridge River, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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