5053: Yoshio Nagata

5053: Yoshio Nagata

Yoshio Nagata

He was born on 18 November 1911. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Natsu Nagata (mother; nee Natsu Endo), Toyoichi Nagata (father), Asako Nagata (wife), Janet Junko Nagata (daughter), and Ken Kiyoshi Nagata (son). His home address is listed as Foot of Blenheim Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 18 November 1911
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Greenwood, BC
Reel
C-9351 (2060-2132)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5053
Name Yoshio Nagata

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5053: Yoshio Nagata

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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