5551: Mitsutaro Nakane

5551: Mitsutaro Nakane

Mitsutaro Nakane

He was born on 25 October 1885. He was a farmer and fisherman employed by A.B.C. Packers, Steveston, BC. His family includes Risa Nakane (wife), Mikiko Nakane (daughter), Sakie Nakane (daughter), Yoshie Nakane (daughter), Michie Nakane (daughter), Isoko Nakane (daughter), and Mitsuo Nakane (son). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 251, 132 Garry Street, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to and he was exiled to Japan on Magrath, AB.
Sex U
Date of Birth 25 October 1885
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Date exiled to Japan
C-9359 (1740-1810)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5551
Name Mitsutaro Nakane



5551: Mitsutaro Nakane


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