Shizue Oura

Shizue Oura

She was born on 4 July 1916. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kome Oura (mother; nee Kome Matsuba), Tasumatsu Oura (father), and Tatsuo Oura (husband; ne Tatsuo Hamanishi), Akio Oura (son), Masumi Oura (daughter), and Hisao Oura (son). Her home address is listed as Ucluelet, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.

Metadata

ForenameShizue
SurnameOura
Regularized NameShizue Oura
Custodian Identification Number2770
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceGreenwood, BC

Collections

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Terminology

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