Kan Okino

Kan Okino

She was born on 24 April 1903. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Naoichi Okino (husband), Katsuyuki Okino (son), Mitsuaki Okino (son), Mamoru Okino (son), Ruiko Okino (daughter), Kenso Okino (son), and Tsuyoshi Okino (son). Her home address is listed as Terra Nova, Eburne, BC, as well as 15th Street, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to East Lillooet, BC.


Regularized NameKan Okino
Custodian Identification Number7057
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)East Lillooet, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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