10197: Asaziro Nishiguchi

10197: Asaziro Nishiguchi

Asaziro

He was born on 1 April 1897. He was a merchant in partnership with his two brothers. His family includes Yoshi Nishiguchi (wife; nee Yoshi Wakabaonshi), Mikizo Nishiguchi (father), Kiichiro Nishiguchi (son), Mitsue Nishiguchi (son), Fumiye Nishiguchi (daughter), Koichi Nishiguchi (son). His home address is listed as 837 Columbia Street, New Westminster BC He was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River and Ashcroft, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 April 1897
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Ashcroft, BC
Reel
C-9397 (1769-1971)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10197
Name Asaziro Nishiguchi

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10197: Asaziro Nishiguchi

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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