Hidekazu Okada

Hidekazu Okada

He was born on 25 April 1921. He was a logger employed by Capilano Shingle Company, Hatzic BC. His family includes Tsune Okada (mother; nee Tsune Kaji) and Tadaichi Okada (father). His home address is listed as Capilano Shingle Company, Hatzic, BC. Clayquot, BC and Whonock, BC are listed as a former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to 12 Mile Creek, Hope, BC.

Metadata

ForenameHidekazu
SurnameOkada
Regularized NameHidekazu Okada
Custodian Identification Number9335
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceHope, BC

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