14645: Masao Nabata

14645: Masao Nabata

Masao Nabata

He was born in 1921. He was a shoe repairer. His family includes Nou Nabata (mother) and Sutezo Nabata (father). 60 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Magna Bay, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Magna Bay, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9428 (1971-1972)
Type Person
Custodian Number 14645
Name Masao Nabata



14645: Masao Nabata


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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