Minoru Ohara

Minoru Ohara

He was born on 16 December 1919. He was a logger employed by Hillcrest Lumber Company, Duncan, BC. His family includes Noye Ohara (mother; nee Noye Kikunaga) and Kinosuke Ohara (father). His home address is listed as Hillcrest Lumber Company, Duncan, BC. 439 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON, Port Credit, ON and Toronto, ON.

Metadata

ForenameMinoru
SurnameOhara
Regularized NameMinoru Ohara
Custodian Identification Number14777
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceAngler, ON
ResidencePort Credit, ON
ResidenceToronto, ON

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