5160: Genzaburo Nakamura

5160: Genzaburo Nakamura

Genzaburo Nakamura

He was born on 9 June 1899. He was a self-employed florist at 270 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Riye Nakamura (mother; nee Riye Ishida), Genroku Nakamura (father), Kimi Nakamura (wife; nee Kimi Kawamoto), and Tamiko Nakamura (daughter). His home address is listed as 347 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Okanagan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 09 June 1899
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
New Denver, BC
Okanagan, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9353 (1321-1451)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5160
Name Genzaburo Nakamura



5160: Genzaburo Nakamura


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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