Kenji Atagi

Kenji Atagi

He was born on 1 January 1918. He was a carpenter employed by his father Mr. Atagi. His family includes Kaya Atagi (mother; nee Kaya Tabata), and Tsunematsu Atagi (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 321, Chatham and Dyke Street, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Calista, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKenji
SurnameAtagi
Regularized NameKenji Atagi
Custodian Identification Number3437
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceCalista, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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