Wadaji Urata

Wadaji Urata

He was born on 27 December 1873. His family includes Tosa Urata (wife; nee Tosa Sunada). 3707 Main Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC where he died on 14 January 1944.

Metadata

ForenameWadaji
SurnameUrata
Regularized NameWadaji Urata
Custodian Identification Number15595
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceVernon, BC

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Terminology

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