Takisaburo Ozaki

Takisaburo Ozaki

He was born on 8 December 1870. He was a saw mill employed by Fraser Mill Lumber Company. His family includes Koma Ozaki (wife; nee Koma Yoshida; deceased), Kyujiro Ozaki (father), and Sai Ozaki (mother; nee Sai Komatsubara). He lived in Fraser Mills, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and exiled to Japan on 2 October 1946.


Regularized NameTakisaburo Ozaki
Custodian Identification Number11839
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Fraser Mills


Custodian Case Files (1)


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