Tokiko Nagami

Tokiko Nagami

Her maiden name was Tokiko Teshima. She was born on 6 April 1912. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kanjiro Teshima (father), Kimino Teshima (mother; nee Kimino Adachi), Yoshikatsu Nagami (husband), Susumu Nagami (son), Keiko Nagami (daughter), Akiko Nagami (daughter), and Kumiye Nagami (daughter). Her home address is listed as 1752 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameTokiko Nagami
Custodian Identification Number11223
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceTashme, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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