Osamu Atagi

Osamu Atagi

He was born on 14 August. He was a fisherman employed by Canadian Fishing Company. His family includes Kayo Atagi (mother; nee Kayo Tarata), and Tsunematsu Atagi (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 321, Chatham & Dyke Road, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Magma Bay, BC and Celista, BC.

Metadata

ForenameOsamu
SurnameAtagi
Regularized NameOsamu Atagi
Custodian Identification Number8965
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceMagma Bay, BC
ResidenceCelista, BC

Collections

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Terminology

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