2993: Sadaroku Nakamura

2993: Sadaroku Nakamura

Sadaroku Nakamura

He was born on 23 July 1888. He was a fisherman employed by Mill Bay Cannery, Naas River, BC. His family includes Yumi Uyeji (mother), Takematsu Nakamura (father), Shin Nakamura (wife; nee Shin Nakamuro), Isamu Nakamura (son), Hiroye Nakamura (daughter), Tadashi Nakamura (son), and Isao Nakamura (son). His home address is listed as 1782 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan City, BC where he died on 6 November 1942.
Sex M
Date of Birth 23 July 1888
Date of Death 06 November 1942
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan City, BC
Reel
C-9332 (1944-1961)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2993
Name Sadaroku Nakamura

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2993: Sadaroku Nakamura

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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