Sumi Ohashi

Sumi Ohashi

She was born on 7 November 1891. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yone Teramura (mother; nee Yone Hikida), Chosaburo Teramura (father), Tomekichi Ohashi (husband), Suyeko Ohashi (daughter), Takeo Ohashi (son), Ryuzo Ohashi (son), Mikiko Ohashi (daughter), and Yoneo Ohashi (son). Her home address is listed as 129 10th Street, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameSumi Ohashi
Custodian Identification Number7867
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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