Kazuo Ono

Kazuo Ono

Ono was born on 19 August 1901. He was a millhand employed by Jackson Logging Company, Salmon Bay, BC. His family includes Matsuno Ono (mother; nee Matsuno Yasutani), Shohei Ono (father), Haruye Ono (wife; nee Haruye Kawashima), George Ono (son; born on 06 June 1931), Tommy Ono (son; born on 13 July 1934), and Nobuko Ono (daughter; born on 14 March 1937). He lived in Paldi, BC and Salmon Bay, BC, was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC, and died in Taber, AB on 10 June 1946. His listed seized property includes: household belongings; sewing machine; Westinghouse washer.

Metadata

ForenameKazuo
SurnameOno
Regularized NameKazuo Ono
Custodian Identification Number1278
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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