2008: Shigeru Nakamura

2008: Shigeru Nakamura

Shigeru Nakamura

He was born on 4 April 1910. He was a cleaner and presser who owned his own business. His family includes Taki Kinoshita (mother), Shinkichi Nakamura (father), Yaeki Nakamura (wife; nee Yaeki Goto), and Setsuko Nakamura (daughter). His home address is listed as 1054 Fort Street, Victoria, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 04 April 1910
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9326 (1030-1045)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2008
Name Shigeru Nakamura

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2008: Shigeru Nakamura

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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