Haruo Ohashi

Haruo Ohashi

He was born on 26 May 1923. He was a dry cleaner employed by Cambie Cleaners, Cambie Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Sumi Ohashi (mother; nee Sumi Teramura), Tomekichi Ohashi (father), and Shozo Ohashi (brother). His home address is listed as 129 West 10th Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hamilton, ON and Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameHaruo Ohashi
Custodian Identification Number2363
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Hamilton, ON
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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