Nenoji Nagata

Nenoji Nagata

He was born on 16 March 1876. He was a farm laborer employed by Z. Uchiyama, Royston, BC. His family includes Kano Nagata [possibly Tano Nagata or Sano Nagata] (mother; nee Kano Ikeda, Tano Ikeda, or Sano Ikeda) and Katsuhei Nagata (father). His home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 1, Mission City, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.

Metadata

ForenameNenoji
SurnameNagata
Regularized NameNenoji Nagata
Custodian Identification Number4001
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSandon, BC

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Terminology

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