Masaru Nagamatsu

Masaru Nagamatsu

He was born on 18 November 1920. He was a farmer. His family includes Tsurue Nagamatsu (mother; nee Tsurue Matsumura) and Goichiro Nagamatsu (father). His home address is listed as PO Box 567, Pitt Meadows, BC. PO Box 88, Pitt Meadows, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Salt Camp, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMasaru
SurnameNagamatsu
Regularized NameMasaru Nagamatsu
Custodian Identification Number518
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSalt Camp, BC

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