11758: Shigeharu Saga

11758: Shigeharu Saga

Shigeharu Saga

He was born on 29 January 1888. He was a ambulance driver. His family includes Kiku Saga (wife; nee Kiku Furusawa), Tokuo Saga (son), and Masanori Saga (son). His home address is listed as 1739 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 29 January 1888
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9411 (537-543)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11758
Name Shigeharu Saga

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11758: Shigeharu Saga

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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