Yakichi Oye

Yakichi Oye

He was born on 15 March 1887. He was a self-employed boat builder. His family includes Kayo Oye (wife; nee Kayo Morishita), Hiroshi Oye (son), Ayako Oye (daughter), Shigeyuki Oye (son) and Kiyoshi Oye (son). His home address is listed as Garry Point, PO Box 268, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.

Metadata

ForenameYakichi
SurnameOye
Regularized NameYakichi Oye
Custodian Identification Number9718
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceBridge River, BC

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