Gohichi Ogura

Gohichi Ogura

He was born on 18 January 1895. He was a mill hand employed by The Paldi Lumber Mill, Paldi, BC. His family includes Sei Ogura (mother), Kuniji Ogura (father), Tomie Ogura (wife), and Nobuo Ogura (son). His home address is listed as Paldi, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC and Montreal, QC.

Metadata

ForenameGohichi
SurnameOgura
Regularized NameGohichi Ogura
Custodian Identification Number7284
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceLemon Creek, BC
ResidenceMontreal, QC

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