Kakutaro Nakashimada

Kakutaro Nakashimada

He was born on 11 November 1885. He was a rooming house proprietor. His family includes Masayo Nakashimada (wife; nee Masayo Haraguchi), Tomio Nakashimada (child), Fusaye Nakashimada (child), and Masako Nakashimada (child). His home address is listed as 391 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Chase, BC.


Regularized NameKakutaro Nakashimada
Custodian Identification Number4667
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceChase, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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