Isotsugu Nabata

Isotsugu Nabata

He was born on 28 July 1923. He was a shoe store clerk or a shoemaker. His family includes Sue Nabata (mother; nee Sue Yasuda) and Heitaro Nabata (father). His home address is listed as 356 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Okanagan Centre, BC, and Magna Bay, BC.


Regularized NameIsotsugu Nabata
Custodian Identification Number14987
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Okanagan Centre, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Magna Bay, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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