1130: Kanichi Nakamoto

1130: Kanichi Nakamoto

Kanichi Nakamoto

He was born on 18 February 1885. He was a cannery worker employed by Nelson Brothers Cannery, Prince Rupert, BC. His family includes Ura Nakamoto (wife), Tsuneji Nakamoto (son), Kenshiro Nakamoto (son), Sada Dorothy Nakamoto (daughter), Aiko Nakamoto (daugher), Masato Nakamoto (son), and Tomiko Nakamoto [also listed as Tomie Nakamoto] (daughter). His home address is listed as 931 1st Avenue, Prince Rupert, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC. He died at Slocan City on 30 May 1945.
Sex M
Date of Birth 18 February 1885
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9315 (1831-1842)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1130
Name Kanichi Nakamoto

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1130: Kanichi Nakamoto

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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