Tokusaburo Ooto

Tokusaburo Ooto

He was born on 1 March 1871. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Yoshi Ooto (wife; nee Yoshi Fukuzawa) and Takeo Ooto (son). His home address is listed as 14th Avenue, Rural Route, No. 1, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Ste. Agathe, MB.


Regularized NameTokusaburo Ooto
Custodian Identification Number4843
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


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