Jirojoe Katagiri

Jirojoe Katagiri

He was born on 05 April 1890. His name is also listed in the file as Joe Katagiri. He was a boat builder. His family includes Moto Katagiri (mother; nee Moto Ogawa) and Sasagu Katagiri (father). His home address is listed as Bella Bella, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON; New Denver, BC; and 308 Hall Street, Nelson, BC.

Metadata

ForenameJirojoe
SurnameKatagiri
Regularized NameJirojoe Katagiri
Custodian Identification Number473_xi
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceAngler, ON
ResidenceNew Denver, BC
ResidenceNelson, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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