Masanori Saga

Masanori Saga

He was born on 05 December 1922. He was a storekeeper employed by Kikuta Store Company, Granville and 41st Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Kiku Saga (mother; nee Kiku Furukawa) and Juji Saga [possibly Shigeharu Saga] (father). His home address is listed as 1737 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Petawawa, ON. He was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameMasanori Saga
Custodian Identification Number512_xi
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Petawawa, ON
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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