Tamakichi Ohashi

Tamakichi Ohashi

He was born on 26 June 1887. He was a sawmill hand employed by Mohawk Lumber Company. His family includes Sumi Ohashi (wife), Sueko Ohashi [also listed as Suyeko Ohashi] (daughter), Mikiko Ohashi (daughter), Takeo Ohashi (son), Ryuzo Ohashi (son) and Yonao Ohashi (son). His home address is listed as 129 Tenth Street, New Westminster BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.

Metadata

ForenameTamakichi
SurnameOhashi
Regularized NameTamakichi Ohashi
Custodian Identification Number3344
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceToronto, ON

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