Nou Nabata

Nou Nabata

She was born on 15 June 1897. Her maiden name may be Nou Wakabayshi or Nou Matsuyama. She was a housewife. Her family includes Mika Wakabayashi (mother), Toshiro Matsuyama (father), Sutezo Nabata (husband), Masao Nabata (son), Michiko Nabata (daughter), Tokiko Nabata (daughter), Mitsuru Nabata (son), Sataru Nabata (son), and Kiyomi Nabata (daughter). 60 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Magna Bay, BC.


Regularized NameNou Nabata
Custodian Identification Number14646
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Magna Bay, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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