Mitsunosuke Nagai

Mitsunosuke Nagai

He was born on 21 February 1883. He was a barber. His family includes Mito Nagai (mother), Hatsujiro Nagai (father), Tsuruyo Nagai (wife; nee Tsuruyo Yoshiharu), and Sadako Nagai (daughter). His home address is listed as 1724 Government Street, Victoria, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameMitsunosuke Nagai
Custodian Identification Number1691
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceTashme, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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