Yae Ogura

Yae Ogura

She was born on 5 August 1898. Her maiden name is Yae Morita. She was a housewife. Her family includes Soya Morita (mother; nee Soya Taniguchi), Sakusaimon Morita (father), Ukichi Ogura (husband), Michiko Ogura (daughter), Kikuko Ogura (daughter), and Tadashi Ogura (son). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 55, Albert Street, Port Moody, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameYae Ogura
Custodian Identification Number9174
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Port Moody


Custodian Case Files (1)


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