Saichiro Higo

Saichiro Higo

He was born on 17 June 1876. He was a fisherman. His family includes Kama Nagata (mother), Maruki Nagata (father), Yui Higo (wife), Yukio Higo (son), and Kuniko Higo (daughter). He adopted his wife’s name. His home address is listed as Acme Cannery, Eburne, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Welling, AB.

Metadata

ForenameSaichiro
SurnameHigo
Regularized NameSaichiro Higo
Custodian Identification Number1960
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceWelling, AB

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Terminology

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