15123: Kinzaburo Nishimura

15123: Kinzaburo Nishimura

Kinzaburo Nishimura

He was born on 21 September 1899. His name is also listed as Kinsaburo Nishimura. He was a truck driver. His family includes Yachiyo Meikii (wife), Johnny Kanichi Nishimura (son), Yaeko Nishimura (daughter), Mitsuo Nishimura (son), Fumio Nishimura (child), and Buhara Nishimura (child). 763 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 21 September 1899
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
Reel
C-9430 (1382-1391)
Type Person
Custodian Number 15123
Name Kinzaburo Nishimura

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15123: Kinzaburo Nishimura

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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