2337: Sukeharu Nakamura

2337: Sukeharu Nakamura

Sukeharu Nakamura

He was born on 21 February 1921. He was a sawmill worker employed by Timberland Lumber Company, New Westminster, BC. His family includes Sumi Nakamura (mother; nee Sumi Yamawaki) and Sukejiro Nakamura (father). His home address is listed as 1026 Queens Avenue, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Taft, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 21 February 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Taft, BC
Reel
C-9329 (299-304)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2337
Name Sukeharu Nakamura

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2337: Sukeharu Nakamura

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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