12445: Mary Nakamachi

12445: Mary Nakamachi

Mary Nakamachi

She was born on 10 May 1923. She was a student and a stenographer employed by R. Tagashira & Company, 285 Heatley Avenue, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Yukino Nakamachi (mother; nee Yukino Oka), Gungi Nakamachi (father), and Nobuo Nakamachi (brother). Her home address is listed as 2584 Oxford Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 10 May 1923
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Greenwood, BC
C-9415 (1375-1377)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12445
Name Mary Nakamachi



12445: Mary Nakamachi


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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