6986: Nisa Mochizuki

6986: Nisa Mochizuki

Nisa Mochizuki

He was born on 11 March 1903. He was a farmer. His family includes Sayo Mochizuki (mother; nee Sayo Hara), Yonetaro Mochizuki (father), Kin Mochizuki (wife; nee Kin Saito), Kikuye Mochizuki (daughter), Yoshio Mochizuki (son), Tomiye Mochizuki (daughter), and Takako Mochizuki (daughter). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Port Haney, BC (21st Avenue). He was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC and was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 11 March 1903
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Lemon Creek, BC
Date exiled to Japan 02 August 1946
Locations before uprooting
Port Haney
C-9371 (322-359)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6986
Name Nisa Mochizuki
Not Before: 02 May 1942
Not After: 27 May 1948



6986: Nisa Mochizuki


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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