5854: Haruko Nakatsu

5854: Haruko Nakatsu

Haruko Nakatsu

She was born on 18 March 1920. Her maiden name is Haruko Beatrice Nishimura. She is also listed in the files as Haruko Beatrice Nakatsu. Her family includes Haru Nishimura (mother; nee Haru Sakino), Chokichi Nishimura (father), and Wataru Nakatsu (husband). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 150, No. 2 Cold Storage Cottage, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 18 March 1920
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Greenwood, BC
Reel
C-9362 (463-467)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5854
Name Haruko Nakatsu

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5854: Haruko Nakatsu

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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