368: Masata Akagi

368: Masata Akagi

Masata Akagi

He was born on 1 September 1893. He was a fisherman employed by Nelson Brothers, Prince Rupert, BC. His family includes Shiyo Akagi (mother), Hachiro Akagi (father), Yoshi Ishii (wife), Kiyoshi Akagi (son), Jiro Akagi (son), Minoru Akagi (son), Toshi Akagi (son), and Kimiyo Akagi (daughter). His home address is listed as 1259 Atlin Avenue, Prince Rupert, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 September 1893
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Reel
C-9305 (2328-2335)
Type Person
Custodian Number 368
Name Masata Akagi
Dates
Not Before: 26 March 1942
Not After: 17 June 1944

Metadata

Title

368: Masata Akagi

Credits

Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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