Mitsu Nakatsuka

Mitsu Nakatsuka

Her maiden name was Mitsu Shiga. She was born on 29 November 1913. She was a housewife. Her family includes Eiji Nakatsuka (husband), Takuma Shiga (father), Tsujio Shiga (mother), Gerard Nakatsuka [also listed as Gerard Minoru] (son). Her home address is listed as 992 Hornby Street and 225 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.


Regularized NameMitsu Nakatsuka
Custodian Identification Number10060
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Bridge River, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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