Minosuke Miyata

Minosuke Miyata

He was born on 1 February 1901. He was a mill worker. His family includes Tome Miyata (mother; nee Tome Takenoshita), Takejiro Miyata (father), Suye Miyata (wife; nee Suye Nagatomo), Ninosuke Miyata (wife), Fusae Miyata (daughter), Misuo Miyata (son), Yasuko Miyata (daughter), Reiko Miyata (daughter), and Yoshiko Miyata (daughter). Port Alice, BC and Jasper, AB are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and Port Arthur, ON.

Metadata

ForenameMinosuke
SurnameMiyata
Regularized NameMinosuke Miyata
Custodian Identification Number12373
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceTashme, BC
ResidencePort Arthur, ON

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Terminology

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