3397: Inosuke Nishikawa

3397: Inosuke Nishikawa

Inosuke Nishikawa

He was born on 4 April 1887. He was a self-employed strawberry grower. His family includes Naka Nishikawa (mother; nee Naka Asakusa), Kesasuke Nishikawa (father), Shimo Nishikawa (wife; nee Shimo Taniguchi), Isamu Nishikawa [possibly Samu Nishikawa] (son), and Haruyo Nishikawa (daughter). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 184, Whonnock, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 04 April 1887
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Picture Butte, AB
Reel
C-9336 (1647-1690)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3397
Name Inosuke Nishikawa

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3397: Inosuke Nishikawa

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