Kanichi Nakatsui

Kanichi Nakatsui

He was born on 28 January 1897. He was a logger employed by Dumaresq Brothers Limited, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Tami Nakatsui (mother; nee Tami Imai) and Niyemon Nakatsui (father). His home address is listed as 615 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lempriere Camp, BC.


Regularized NameKanichi Nakatsui
Custodian Identification Number1148
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceLempriere Camp, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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