Yoshio Atagi

Yoshio Atagi

He was born on 13 October 1910. He was a shipyard labourer. His family includes Teruko Atagi (wife; nee Teruko Tarui), Shinichi Atagi [also listed as Robert Atagi] (son), Koji Atagi [also listed as William Atagi] (son), Kazuko Atagi [also listed Mary Atagi] (daughter), Fujitaro Atagi (father), Miki Atagi (mother; nee Miki Horimoto). His address is listed as 102 Street George Street, Nanaimo BC. He was forcibly uprooted to East Kelowna. BC.

Metadata

ForenameYoshio
SurnameAtagi
Regularized NameYoshio Atagi
Custodian Identification Number10412
NationalityJapanese national

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