1208_xi: Isao Naka

1208_xi: Isao Naka

Isao Naka

Naka was born on 14 August 1919. He was a millhand employed by M.R. Pulp Paper Company [possibly M.K. Pulp Paper Company]. His family includes Ishii Uno (mother) and Tomejiro Naka (father). He lived at Woodfibre, BC and 191 Main Street, Vancouver, BC (owned by his parents); the RCMP sheet indicates that he was interned but his file does not specify a place. No seized property is listed in file.
Sex M
Date of Birth 14 August 1919
Nationality Unknown
Reel
C-9316 (844-849)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1208_xi
Name Isao Naka
Dates
Not Before: 12 November 1942
Not After: 13 February 1945

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1208_xi: Isao Naka

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Metadata Author: Erin Chan
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