1661: Tomiye Nakata

1661: Tomiye Nakata

Tomiye Nakata

She was born on 25 December 1918. No occupation is listed in the file. Her family includes Haruye Nakata (mother; nee Haruye Inaba) and Inosuke Nakata (father; deceased at time of file). She lived at 3217 Shelley Street, Victoria, BC and in Ucluelet, BC; she was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Roseberry, BC. No seized property is listed in the file.
Sex F
Date of Birth 25 December 1918
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
Roseberry, BC
Reel
C-9322 (1769-1772)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1661
Name Tomiye Nakata
Dates
Not Before: 01 April 1942
Not After: 11 August 1944

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1661: Tomiye Nakata

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Metadata Author: Erin Chan
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