Seitaro Ohashi

Seitaro Ohashi

He was born on 29 October 1885. He was a mill worker employed by B.C. Fir Company, 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Rie Ohashi (mother), Shohei Ohashi (father), Kiwa Ohashi (wife), Seizo Ohashi (son), Matsuko Ohashi (daughter), and three other children. His home address is listed as 1617 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Rosebery, BC, Bay Farm, Slocan, BC, and Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameSeitaro Ohashi
Custodian Identification Number2103
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Rosebery, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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