Toshio Nagai

Toshio Nagai

He was born on 4 October 1916. He was a farmer employed by his father. His family includes Hideyo Nagai (mother; nee Hideyo Sunada), Manjiro Nagai (father), Fumiye Nagai (wife), and Louise Nagai [also listed as Ruiko Louise Nagai] (daughter; born 1 January 1941). His home address is listed as 15th Road, Rural Route #1, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Taylor Lake, BC. His listed seized property includes blacksmith tools.

Metadata

ForenameToshio
SurnameNagai
Regularized NameToshio Nagai
Custodian Identification Number6967
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceTaylor Lake, BC

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