Shizuye Naka

Shizuye Naka

She was born on 10 May 1915. She was a self-employed music teacher. Her family includes Ishi Naka (mother) and Tomejiro Naka (father). Her home address is listed as 191 Main Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Roseberry, BC.


Regularized NameShizuye Naka
Custodian Identification Number13315
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceRoseberry, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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