13592: Yosomatsu Nishizaki

13592: Yosomatsu Nishizaki

Yosomatsu Nishizaki

He was a millwright and a carpenter. His family includes Harue Nishizaki (mother; nee Haru Horii), Yosajiro Nishizaki (father), Kimi Nishizaki (wife; nee Kimi Hikida), Susumu Nishizaki (son), Sumiko Nishizaki (daughter), and Tsutomu Nishizaki (son). 8235 Fremlin Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC and Monte Lake, BC.
Sex M
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Sandon, BC
Monte Lake, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9423 (2146-2158)
Type Person
Custodian Number 13592
Name Yosomatsu Nishizaki



13592: Yosomatsu Nishizaki


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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