Rokuro Osaka

Rokuro Osaka

He was born on 16 December 1924. He is also listed in the files as Hughie Rokuro Osaka. He was a student at Lord Tweedsmuir High School. His family includes Utano Osaka (mother; nee Utano Kobayashi), and Otogoro Osaka (father). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 2, Cloverdale, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.

Metadata

ForenameRokuro
SurnameOsaka
Regularized NameRokuro Osaka
Custodian Identification Number6257
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceRaymond, AB

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Custodian Case Files (1)

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