3963: Masaru Nitta

3963: Masaru Nitta

Masaru Nitta

He was born on 22 May 1916. He was a self-employed farm hand. His family includes Kame Nitta (mother; nee Kame Sugita), Tsurujiro Nitta (father), Yuri Nitta (wife; nee Yuri Ueda), Masahiro Nitta [also listed as Lary Masahiro Nitta] (son), and Kenji Nitta (son). His home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 1, Milner, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 22 May 1916
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9341 (452-502)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3963
Name Masaru Nitta

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3963: Masaru Nitta

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Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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