Sataro Mitsunaga

Sataro Mitsunaga

Ocean Falls per Chung. DOB on Ancestry family tree. family in Japan per kids LAC. 1931 census lists Sataro, wife Tori and 4 kids but wife and kids not on MCL or monument.
Gripsholm image 10586/952 line 29.


Regularized NameSataro Mitsunaga
Residence (before uprooting)Ocean Falls
Residence (after uprooting)Japan


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