Masaru Ohara

Masaru Ohara

He was born on 9 February 1925. He was a student at Mt. Prevost School, Hillcrest, BC. His family includes Noye Ohara (mother; nee Noye Kikunaga), and Kinosuke Ohara (father). His home address is listed as 433 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC and Hillcrest, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMasaru
SurnameOhara
Regularized NameMasaru Ohara
Custodian Identification Number5290
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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