2199: Wataru Nakatsu

2199: Wataru Nakatsu

Wataru Nakatsu

He was born on 13 December 1915. He was a fisherman. His family includes Hatsu Nakatsu (mother; nee Hatsu Yoshida), Tsunekichi Nakatsu (father), Haruko Nakatsu (wife; nee Haruko Nishimura), and Kiyoshi Daniel Nakatsu (son). His home address is listed as Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 13 December 1915
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Greenwood, BC
Reel
C-9327 (2129-2156)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2199
Name Wataru Nakatsu

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2199: Wataru Nakatsu

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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