1360: Toichi Nakamura

1360: Toichi Nakamura

Toichi Nakamura

Nakamura was born on 20 January 1896. He was a cleaner and presser who ran his own business. His wife was to carry on the business while Nakamura was uprooted. His family includes Yuka Nakamura [possibly Yuku Nakamura] (mother; nee Yuka Furukawa or Yuku Furukawa), Iwaichi Nakamura (father), Yoshiyo Nakamura (wife; nee Yoshiyo Uyemoto), Kazuo Nakamura (son; born 23 October 1926)), Yukio Nakamura (son; born 23 December 1927), Masako Nakamura (daughter; born 5 March 1931), and Tomiko Nakamura (daughter; born 19 December 1935). His home address is listed as 3917 Main Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 11 Mile Camp, Hope End, BC. His listed seized property includes a Victor Combination radio, pressing equipment, and household belongings.
Sex M
Date of Birth 20 January 1896
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Hope End, BC
C-9317 (2006-2024)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1360
Name Toichi Nakamura
Not Before: 22 March 1942
Not After: 05 February 1945



1360: Toichi Nakamura


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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