Frank Osaka

Frank Osaka

He was born on 31 December 1922. He also went by the name Frank Eigaro Osaka. He was a farmer employed by his father. Utano Osaka (mother; nee Utano Kobayashi) and Otogoro Osaka (father). His home address is listed as Cloverdale, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB. No seized property is listed in the file.


Regularized NameFrank Osaka
Custodian Identification Number6923
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Lethbridge, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Cloverdale


Custodian Case Files (1)


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