1136: Unosuke Nakamura

1136: Unosuke Nakamura

Unosuke Nakamura

He was born on 29 March 1879. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers, Skeena River, BC. His family includes Misayo Nakamura [also listed as Misaye Nakamura] (wife). His home address is listed as Skeena River, BC. Claxton Cannery, Skeena River, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to London, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 29 March 1879
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
London, ON
Reel
C-9315 (1917-1925)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1136
Name Unosuke Nakamura

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1136: Unosuke Nakamura

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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