6359: Sadao Nishimura

6359: Sadao Nishimura

Sadao Nishimura

He was born on 26 May 1928. He was a millhand employed by V.L. and M. Lumber Company. His family includes Haru Nishimura (mother; nee Haru Mitsuhashi), and Seitaro Nishimura (father). His home address is listed as Paldi, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Port William, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 26 May 1928
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Port William, ON
Reel
C-9364 (1986-1991)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6359
Name Sadao Nishimura

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6359: Sadao Nishimura

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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