Shigeharu Saga

Shigeharu Saga

He was born on 29 January 1888. He was a ambulance driver. His family includes Kiku Saga (wife; nee Kiku Furusawa), Tokuo Saga (son), and Masanori Saga (son). His home address is listed as 1739 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameShigeharu Saga
Custodian Identification Number11758
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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