Hatsu Wakabayashi

Hatsu Wakabayashi

She was born on 25 February 1910. Her maiden name is Hatsu Ohashi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kiyo Ohashi (mother; nee Kiyo Ono), Yagoro Ohashi (father), Kizo Wakabayashi (husband), Kiyoshi Wakabayashi (son) and Kayoko Wakabayashi (daughter). Her home address is listed as 161 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. 1708 East Broadway, Vancouver, BC and 422 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC are listed as a former addresses. She was forcibly uprooted to Rosebery, BC. She was exiled to Japan on 02 August 1946.


Regularized NameHatsu Wakabayashi
Custodian Identification Number9568
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Rosebery, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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