15272: Ruth Nagata

15272: Ruth Nagata

Ruth Nagata

She was born on 20 November 1923. Her name is also listed as Ruth Fusako Nagata and Fusako Ruth Nagata. She was a student. Her family includes Naka Nagata (mother) and Shichitaro Nagata (father). Her home address is listed as 2330 Wall Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Edmonton, AB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 20 November 1923
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Edmonton, AB
C-9431 (537-550)
Type Person
Custodian Number 15272
Name Ruth Nagata



15272: Ruth Nagata


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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