Oka Kai

Oka Kai

Oka Kai was a club that, according to a letter in the file, had about fifty members. People associated with this organization include Toshio Nakano (president), Hisakichi Tanaka (treasurer), and Yoshikazu Oura.


OrgNameOka Kai
Custodian Identification Number15715


Custodian Case Files (1)


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