Harue Nakanishi

Harue Nakanishi

She was born on 12 May 1918. Her maiden name is Harue Oura. She was a housewife. Her family includes Chiyo Oura (mother), Yoshimatsu Oura (father), Takaharu Nakanishi (husband), and Hisami Nakanishi (daughter). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 428, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameHarue Nakanishi
Custodian Identification Number6287
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGreenwood, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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