12047: Nobusuke Nishimura

12047: Nobusuke Nishimura

Nobusuke Nishimura

He was born on 14 April 1885. He was a book keeper employed by Royston Lumber Company. His family includes Take Nishimura (wife; nee Take Aomi), Setsuko Nishimura (daughter), Fumio Nishimura (son), and Kazuo Nishimura (son). He lived in Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hamilton, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 14 April 1885
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Hamilton, ON
Reel
C-9413 (465-496)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12047
Name Nobusuke Nishimura

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12047: Nobusuke Nishimura

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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