Goichiro Nagamatsu

Goichiro Nagamatsu

He was born on 3 October 1885. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Juka Nagamatsu (mother; nee Juka Sakamoto), Kyushichi Nagamatsu (father), Tsurue Nagamatsu [possibly Tsuruye Nagamatsu] (wife; nee Tsurue Matsumura or Tsuruye Matsumura), Sumiko Nagamatsu (daughter), Akira Nagamatsu (son), Torio Nagamatsu (son), Machiko Nagamatsu (daughter), and Toye Nagamatsu (daughter). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 88, Ford Road, Pitt Meadows, BC and P.O. Box 567. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Vernon, BC.

Metadata

ForenameGoichiro
SurnameNagamatsu
Regularized NameGoichiro Nagamatsu
Custodian Identification Number8684
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceNew Denver, BC
ResidenceVernon, BC

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