Masa Onotera

Masa Onotera

She was born on 14 November 1914. She was a housewife. Her family includes Takeyo Habu [possibly Tokeyo Habu] (mother), Hideo Onotera (husband), and Larry Onotera (son). Her father’s given name is Kiyoshi. Her home address is listed as River Road, Rural Route, No. 1, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMasa
SurnameOnotera
Regularized NameMasa Onotera
Custodian Identification Number7581
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceKaslo, BC

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