Sumie Oike

Sumie Oike

He was born on 2 February 1924. He was a millhand employed by Hammond City, Haney, BC. His family includes Sada Oike (mother; nee Sada Sugimoto), and Kiusuke Oike (father). His home address is listed as 22nd Road, Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Iron Springs, MB.


Regularized NameSumie Oike
Custodian Identification Number5523
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceIron Springs, MB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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