Tsunematsu Atagi

Tsunematsu Atagi

He was born on 2 July 1874. He was a fisherman employed by Canadian Fish Company, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Kaya Atagi (wife; nee Kaya Tabata). His home address is listed as Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Celista, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTsunematsu
SurnameAtagi
Regularized NameTsunematsu Atagi
Custodian Identification Number2820
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceCelista, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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