8501: Shigeru Nishikawa

8501: Shigeru Nishikawa

Shigeru Nishikawa

He was born on 19 July 1925. He was a student studied at Vancouver Technical School, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Tokino Iwasaki (mother; nee Tokino Yahiro; formerly Tokino Nishikawa), and Kyushiro Nishikawa (father; deceased). His home address is listed as 556 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farm, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 19 July 1925
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Bay Farm, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9382 (1017-1020)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8501
Name Shigeru Nishikawa



8501: Shigeru Nishikawa


Metadata Author: Aiying Yuan
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