1059: Shokichi Nagata

1059: Shokichi Nagata

Shokichi Nagata

He was born on 07 December 1894. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers Limited. His family includes Juka Nagata (mother), Rikizo Nagata (father), Sano Nagata (wife; nee Sano Okawa), Kazuo Nagata (son) and Toshiko Nagata (daughter). His home address is listed as Box 261, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Taylor Lake, Clinton, BC and Salmon Arm, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 07 December 1894
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Clinton, BC
Salmon Arm, BC
Reel
C-9315 (316-331)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1059
Name Shokichi Nagata
Dates
Not Before: 03 April 1942
Not After: 05 April 1949

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1059: Shokichi Nagata

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Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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