Harry Osaka

Harry Osaka

He was born on 7 October 1921. He is also listed in the files as Harry Minoru Osaka. He was a farmer employed by his father. His family includes Utano Osaka (mother; nee Utano Kobayashi), and Otogoro Osaka (father). His home address is listed as Pratt Road, Rural Route No.2, Cloverdale, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.

Metadata

ForenameHarry
SurnameOsaka
Regularized NameHarry Osaka
Custodian Identification Number6260
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceRaymond, AB

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Custodian Case Files (1)

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