Hideharu Mitsunaga

Hideharu Mitsunaga

He was born on 4 June 1923. He was a millhand employed by P. Bain Lumber Company. His family includes Mitsuye Mitsunaga (mother; nee Mitsuye Mitsunaga), and Hideki Mitsunaga (father; ne Hideki Yamauchi). His home address is listed as P.O. Bx 353, Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Cuey, MB.


Regularized NameHideharu Mitsunaga
Custodian Identification Number5526
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Cuey, MB
Residence (before uprooting)Mission


Custodian Case Files (1)


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