6605: Shizuka Nakagawa

6605: Shizuka Nakagawa

Shizuka Nakagawa

She was born on 1 August 1903. Her maiden name is Shizuka Ikemoto. She was a self-employed dressmaker. Her family includes Masa Ikemoto (mother), Itsusaburo Ikemoto (father), Koichi Nakagawa (husband), Hiroshi Nakagawa (son), Tsuyoshi Nakagawa (son), and Anna Nakagawa (daughter). Her home address is listed as 633 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC and 400 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 01 August 1903
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Greenwood, BC
C-9366 (885-895)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6605
Name Shizuka Nakagawa



6605: Shizuka Nakagawa


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