Hiroo Nakayama

Hiroo Nakayama

He was born on 3 September 1926. He was a cannery worker. His family includes Nitta Nakayama (mother) and Senzaemon Nakayama [also listed as Senzaimon Nakayama] (father). He lived at Kelowna, BC.


Regularized NameHiroo Nakayama
Custodian Identification Number14681
NationalityCanadian born


Custodian Case Files (1)


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