Mark Naganobu

Mark Naganobu

He was born on 2 June 1914. His name is also listed as Mark Yasuo Naganobu. He was a mill wright employed by F. Millerd, West Vancouver, BC and was a trucker for A. Tsumura, Robuck Road, Surrey, BC. Another document in the file lists his occupation as boat builder. His family includes Fuki Naganobu (mother) and Charles Torahaciro Naganobu (father). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 4, 1561 Old Yale Road, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Red Lake, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMark
SurnameNaganobu
Regularized NameMark Naganobu
Custodian Identification Number2272
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceRed Lake, BC

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