Nobuko Nakagama

Nobuko Nakagama

She was born on 6 December 1916. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tsurie Akune [possibly Tsuru Akune] (mother), Naonojiro Akune [possibly Naonajiro Akune] (father), Tsuma Akune (step-mother), Ryutaro Nakagama (husband), and Ritsuko Nakagama (daughter). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 216, 81 Moncton Street, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB and Lethbridge, AB.

Metadata

ForenameNobuko
SurnameNakagama
Regularized NameNobuko Nakagama
Custodian Identification Number4169
NationalityCanadian born
ResidencePicture Butte, AB
ResidenceLethbridge, AB

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