Tsuneo Ono

Tsuneo Ono

He was born in February 1919. He was a sawmill worker employed by B.C. Fir & Cedar Company Limited, 897 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Chiyono Ono (mother; nee Chiyono Sudo), Tsungeo Ono (father), and Suyako Ono (wife; nee Suyako Nakagawa). His home address is listed as 1936 West 33rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to St. Thomas, ON.


Regularized NameTsuneo Ono
Custodian Identification Number1869
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)St Thomas, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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