Hideyo Nagai

Hideyo Nagai

She was born on 14 December 1896. Her maiden name is Hideyo Sunada. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Taka Sunada (mother), Riyokichi Sunada (father), Manjiro Nagai (husband), Toshio Nagai (son), Machiko Nagai (daughter), Jiro Nagai (son), and Benso Nagai (son). Her home address is listed as 15th Road, Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Taylor Lake, BC.


Regularized NameHideyo Nagai
Custodian Identification Number7063
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Taylor Lake, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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