13685: Mitsuyoshi Nitta

13685: Mitsuyoshi Nitta

Mitsuyoshi Nitta

He was born on 11 February 1922. He was a fisherman employed by Canadian Fishing Company, Steveston, BC. His family includes Kiku Nitta (mother) and Shuzo Nitta (father). His home address is listed as House No. 30, Gulf of Georgia Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kamloops, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 11 February 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Kamloops, BC
Reel
C-9424 (508-515)
Type Person
Custodian Number 13685
Name Mitsuyoshi Nitta

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13685: Mitsuyoshi Nitta

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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