13254: Chie Nakashima

13254: Chie Nakashima

Chie Nakashima

She was born on 3 November 1912. Her name is also listed as Chic Nakashima and her maiden name is Chie Saegusa or Chic Saegusa. She was a dressmaker at Snow White Cleaners, 2503 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Teinosuke Saegusa (father) and Goro John Nakashima (husband). Her home address is listed as 2503 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC. 306 Jackson Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 03 November 1912
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
C-9421 (1539-1543)
Type Person
Custodian Number 13254
Name Chie Nakashima



13254: Chie Nakashima


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