5834: Shigemi Nagata

5834: Shigemi Nagata

Shigemi Nagata

She was born on 2 April 1918. Her maiden name is Shigemi Urano. She was a housewife. Her family includes Haru Urano (mother; nee Haru Murakami), Ichiji Urano (father), and Satsuki Nagata (husband). Her home address is listed as 333 Boyne Street, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 02 April 1918
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Picture Butte, AB
C-9362 (276-279)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5834
Name Shigemi Nagata



5834: Shigemi Nagata


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
Publication Information: See Terms of Use for publication and licensing information.


Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.