Magohyoe Ohashi

Magohyoe Ohashi

He was born on 2 September 1907. He was a sawmill worker. His family includes Take Ohashi (mother; nee Take Nishimura), Tomekichi Murata (father), and Matsuko Ohashi (daughter; in Japan). 325 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Pyramid Work Camp, BC and was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameMagohyoe Ohashi
Custodian Identification Number14653
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Pyramid Work Camp, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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