10181: Tomitaro Nishio

10181: Tomitaro Nishio

Tomitaro Nishio

He was born on 14 January 1921. He was a student. His family includes Ippei Nishio (father) and Hama Nishio (mother; nee Hama Komatsumaki). His home address is listed as 2416 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 14 January 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Bridge River, BC
Reel
C-9397 (1484-1530)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10181
Name Tomitaro Nishio

Metadata

Title

10181: Tomitaro Nishio

Credits

Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
Publication Information: See Terms of Use for publication and licensing information.

Terminology

Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.