4576: Takaharu Nakanishi

4576: Takaharu Nakanishi

Takaharu Nakanishi

He was born in April 1914. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Yei Nakanishi (mother; nee Yei Kiiroyama), Yonekichi Nakanishi (father), Harue Nakanishi (wife), and Hisami Nakanishi (daughter). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 428, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth April 1914
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Greenwood, BC
C-9345 (1202-1223)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4576
Name Takaharu Nakanishi



4576: Takaharu Nakanishi


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