Ichiko Nagai

Ichiko Nagai

She was born on 18 December 1902. Her maiden name is Ichiko Abo. Her occupation is listed as “none”. Her family includes Ura Abo (mother; nee Ura Sunada), Kajutaro Abo (father), Hidesaburo Nagai (husband), Lay Nagai (son), and Hisashi Nagai (son). Her home address is listed as 2965 15th Road, Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to East Lillooet, BC.


Regularized NameIchiko Nagai
Custodian Identification Number7064
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)East Lillooet, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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