Shokichi Nagata

Shokichi Nagata

He was born on 07 December 1894. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers Limited. His family includes Juka Nagata (mother), Rikizo Nagata (father), Sano Nagata (wife; nee Sano Okawa), Kazuo Nagata (son) and Toshiko Nagata (daughter). His home address is listed as Box 261, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Taylor Lake, Clinton, BC and Salmon Arm, BC.

Metadata

ForenameShokichi
SurnameNagata
Regularized NameShokichi Nagata
Custodian Identification Number1059
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceClinton, BC
ResidenceSalmon Arm, BC

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Terminology

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