4829: Hisao Atagi

4829: Hisao Atagi

Hisao Atagi

He was born on 5 May 1915. He was a fisherman employed by the Canadian Fishing Company, Skeena River, BC. His family includes Kaya Atagi (mother; nee Kaya Tabata), Tsunematsu Atagi (father), and Kaoru Atagi (brother). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 321, Steveston, BC. P.O. Box 320, Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Okanagan Centre, BC and Montreal, QC.
Sex U
Date of Birth 05 May 1915
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Okanagan Centre, BC
Montreal, QC
Reel
C-9348 (401-473)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4829
Name Hisao Atagi

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4829: Hisao Atagi

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