11314: Nitaro Utsunomiya

11314: Nitaro Utsunomiya

Nitaro Utsunomiya

He was born on 1 October 1872. He was a logger employed by Pacific Shingle Company. His family includes Michie Utsunomiya (wife; Michie Daito; in Japan), and Shikataro Utsunomiya (father). His home address is listed as 49 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Popoff, BC and exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 October 1872
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Popoff, BC
Date exiled to Japan 17 June 1946
Locations before uprooting
C-9407 (1114-1118)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11314
Name Nitaro Utsunomiya



11314: Nitaro Utsunomiya


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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