Magoshichi Natsuhara

Magoshichi Natsuhara

He was born on 7 May 1892. He was a sawmill hand employed by Cedar Grove Door Factory, 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Yasukichi Natsuhara (father), Kimi Natsuhara (wife), and Kazue Natsuhara (daughter; in Japan). His home address is listed as 714 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and he was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameMagoshichi Natsuhara
Custodian Identification Number3742
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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