7377: Shigeru Nakano

7377: Shigeru Nakano

Shigeru Nakano

He was born on 17 September 1941. He was a sawmill worker employed by Hammond Cedar Company, Port Hammond, BC. His family includes Shikano Nakano (mother; nee Shikano Tataishi), Chuta Nakano [also listed as Chuta Nakamo or Chata Nakano] (father), Shizue Nakano (wife), Tadaichi Nakano (son), and Minoru Nakano (son). His home address is listed as First Avenue, Rural Route, No. 1, Port Hammond, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 17 September 1941
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Slocan, BC
C-9374 (694-740)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7377
Name Shigeru Nakano



7377: Shigeru Nakano


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