Masaharu Nakatani

Masaharu Nakatani

He was born on 18 June 1926. He was a gardener. His family includes Tomie Nakatani (mother; nee Tomie Ishimoto) and Tatsumatsu Nakatani (father). Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Rural Route No. 1, Grand Forks, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMasaharu
SurnameNakatani
Regularized NameMasaharu Nakatani
Custodian Identification Number14602
NationalityNaturalized Canadian

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