9768: Kameo Nagai

9768: Kameo Nagai

Kameo Nagai

He was born on 2 February 1904. He was a mill hand employed by BC Manufacturing, New Westminster, BC. His family includes Kashiku Nagai (wife; nee Kashiku Kuroda), Keiko Nagai (daughter), Muneo Nagai (son), Sato Nagai (mother; nee Sato Kitamura), and Kamezo Nagai (father). His home address is listed as Rural River #4, Surrey, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 02 February 1904
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
C-9394 (512-592)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9768
Name Kameo Nagai



9768: Kameo Nagai


Metadata Author: Aiying Yuan
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