Ichitaro Osaka

Ichitaro Osaka

He was born on 12 November 1906. He was a mill hand employed by Timberland Mills, New Westminster, BC. His family includes Samiko Osaka [also listed as Mary Osaka] (wife; nee Samiko Jumiko or Mary Jumiko), Eichi Osaka [also listed as Lloyed Osaka] (son; born 13 October 1939), and Jack Katsuo (son; born 11 September 1942; deceased at time of file). His home address is listed as Rural Route #2, Cloverdale, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB. No seized property is listed in his file.

Metadata

ForenameIchitaro
SurnameOsaka
Regularized NameIchitaro Osaka
Custodian Identification Number6925
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceRaymond, AB

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

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