Shikano Okazaki

Shikano Okazaki

She was born on 18 August 1895. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Shikano Arimatsu. Her family includes Otokichi Okazaki (husband), Kiyoko Okazaki (daughter), Chika Arimatsu (mother), and Asataro Arimatsu (father). Her home address is listed as Rural Route #1, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.


Regularized NameShikano Okazaki
Custodian Identification Number8317
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Lemon Creek, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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