Toshio Nakata

Toshio Nakata

He was born on 2 January 1914. He was a logger employed by Hiland Logging Company, Simoom Sound, BC. His family includes Satsu Nakata (mother; nee Satsu Ngnen) and Bunja Nakata (father). His home address is listed as Hiland Logging Company, Simoom Sound, BC. 362 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Eatonville, ON.


Regularized NameToshio Nakata
Custodian Identification Number419
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Eatonville, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Simoom Sound


Custodian Case Files (1)


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