Sojiro Nakagawa

Sojiro Nakagawa

He was born on 25 November 1891. He was a fisherman. His family includes Moto Akada (mother), Katsujiro Nakagawa (father), Ine Nakagawa (wife), and Masaru Nakagawa (son). His home address is listed as Inverness, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Taft, BC and Raymond, AB.

Metadata

ForenameSojiro
SurnameNakagawa
Regularized NameSojiro Nakagawa
Custodian Identification Number2365
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceTaft, BC
ResidenceRaymond, AB

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Terminology

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