11468: Masazi Nakashoji

11468: Masazi Nakashoji

Masaji Nakashoji

He was born on 12 Febuary 1913. He was a lumberman employed by Pacific Shingle Mill Company. His family includes Chiyoko Nakashoji (wife; nee Chiyoko Yamada), Mitsuyo Nakashoji (father), Tono Nakashoji (mother; nee Tono Nishikawa), and Michiko Nakashoji [also listed as Joan Nakashoji] (daughter). His home address is listed as 722 Pender East Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 12 February 1913
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Lemon Creek, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9408 (508-517)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11468
Name Masazi Nakashoji



11468: Masazi Nakashoji


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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