1850: Hideo Nishimura

1850: Hideo Nishimura

Hideo Nishimura

He was born on 8 September 1907. He was a mill worker employed by Pacific Paper Mill Company, Ocean Falls, BC. His family includes Kinue Nishimura (mother; nee Kinue Obayashi), Masuya Nishimura (father), and Setsuko Nishimura (wife; nee Setsuko Kawamura). His home address is listed as Ocean Falls, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Emerson, MB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 08 September 1907
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Emerson, MB
Reel
C-9325 (444-454)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1850
Name Hideo Nishimura

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1850: Hideo Nishimura

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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