3490: Mitsuo Nakashima

3490: Mitsuo Nakashima

Mitsuo Nakashima

He was born on 16 October 1883. He was a mill worker employed by Ocean Falls Paper Mills, Ocean Falls, BC. His family includes Koryo Nakashima [possibly Koriyo Nakashima] (wife; nee Koryo Yoneda or Koriyo Yoneda), Sayoko Nakashima (daughter), Takeo Nakashima (son), and Hajime Nakashima (son). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 453, Ocean Falls, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 16 October 1883
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
C-9337 (1244-1247)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3490
Name Mitsuo Nakashima



3490: Mitsuo Nakashima


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