Masae Oye

Masae Oye

She was born on 23 June 1917. She was a housewife. Her family includes Den Oye (mother), Yazayemon Oye (father), Sannosuke Oye (husband), Shizuo Oye (son), Kiyoko Oye (daughter), and Haruyo Oye (daughter). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 28, No. 22 Gulf of Georgia Cannery, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMasae
SurnameOye
Regularized NameMasae Oye
Custodian Identification Number5465
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceGreenwood, BC

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