Takao Nakatani

Takao Nakatani

He was born on 10 December 1920. He was a fisherman employed by Canadian Fishing Company. His family includes Tomi Nakatani (mother; nee Tomi Ishimoto) and Tatsumatsu Nakatani (father). His home address is listed as No. 52 Gulf of Georgia Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Rural Route No. 1, Grand Forks, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTakao
SurnameNakatani
Regularized NameTakao Nakatani
Custodian Identification Number1067
NationalityCanadian born

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