Uta Nakagawa

Uta Nakagawa

She was born on 25 February 1893. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yone Mochizuki [possibly Yine Mochizuki] (mother; nee Yone Yamashita or Yine Yamashita), Taitaro Mochizuki (father), Tommie Yoshiharu Nakagawa [also listed as Tomie Yoshiharu Nakagawa] (husband), and Samyo Nakagawa (son). Her home address is listed as 1707 Sixth Avenue, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.

Metadata

ForenameUta
SurnameNakagawa
Regularized NameUta Nakagawa
Custodian Identification Number7844
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceKaslo, BC

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