Yoichi Nagai

Yoichi Nagai

He was born on 15 March 1895. He was a farmer. His family includes Yoshi Nagai (mother; nee Yoshi Yoshihara), Isomatsu Nagai (father), Asano Nagai (wife; nee Asano Yoshihara), Yoshimi Nagai (daughter), and Martha Nagai (daughter). His home address is listed as 2969 15th Road, Rural Route #1, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Taylor Lake, BC.

Metadata

ForenameYoichi
SurnameNagai
Regularized NameYoichi Nagai
Custodian Identification Number7005
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceTaylor Lake, BC

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Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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