Seiju Saga

Seiju Saga

He was born on 17 January 1896. He was a gardener. His family includes Tomino Saga (mother; nee Tomino Ashimoto), Kenji Saga (father), Katsuno Saga (wife; nee Katsuno Kodnaga), To Saga (son), Kazu Saga (daughter), Setsu Saga (son), Noriko Saga (daughter). His home address is listed as 1618 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Coaldale, AB.


Regularized NameSeiju Saga
Custodian Identification Number7319
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Coaldale, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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