Rune Nakayama

Rune Nakayama

She was born on 3 February 1898. She was a housewife. Her family includes Shichiro Nakayama (common-law husband), and Sotaro Shibata (ex-husband). Her home address is listed as 882 East Hastings Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameRune
SurnameNakayama
Regularized NameRune Nakayama
Custodian Identification Number12011
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

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