Yasuko Nakamoto

Yasuko Nakamoto

She was born on 6 February 1913. Her maiden name is Yasuko Nishimura. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tuna Nishimura [possibly Tsuna Nishimura] (mother), Asaki Nishimura (father), Suyeichi Nakamoto (husband), Masato Nakamoto (son), Keiko Nakamoto (daughter), and Misako Nakamoto (daughter). Her home address is listed as 3318 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC and 2145 West 13th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameYasuko Nakamoto
Custodian Identification Number8100
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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