Yutaka Ogura

Yutaka Ogura

He was born on 3 July 1890. He was a clergyman of the United Church of Canada. His family includes Rui Ogura (mother), Hidejiro Ogura (father), and Tomeyo Ogura (wife; nee Tomeyo Gomo). His home address is listed as 857 Pandora Avenue, Victoria, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Grand Forks, BC.


Regularized NameYutaka Ogura
Custodian Identification Number1994
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Grand Forks, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Victoria


Custodian Case Files (1)


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