8923: Akira Nagata

8923: Akira Nagata

Akira Nagata

He was born on 9 June 1924. He was a logger employed by K. Kamimura, Steelhead Logging Company, Steelhead, BC. His family includes Funo Nagata (mother; nee Funo Tanaka), and Harunori Nagata (father). His home address is listed as 4th Road, Ruskin, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 09 June 1924
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9387 (1391-1396)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8923
Name Akira Nagata

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8923: Akira Nagata

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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