6931: Haruuki Nagai

6931: Haruuki Nagai

Haruuki

He was born on 26 February 1915. He also used the name Harry Haruuki Nagai. He was a self-employed mechanic who ran the business Harry’s Garage. His family includes Kiyino Nagai (mother) and Shoichi Nagai (father). His home address is listed as Rural Route #1, Whonnock, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON. His listed seized property includes his real estate in Hammond, BC, along with a house and garage built on the lot, a gas pump, garage tools, as well as mechanical tools and machinery.
Sex U
Date of Birth 26 February 1915
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9370 (702-772)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6931
Name Haruuki Nagai
Dates
Not Before: 02 May 1942
Not After: 04 December 1948

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6931: Haruuki Nagai

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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