Nisuke Nakamoto

Nisuke Nakamoto

He was born on 15 October 1882. He was a gardener employed by Mr. I. Ueda, Sixth Avenue, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Masao Nakamoto (son). His home address is listed as 328 Heatley Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Princeton, BC.


Regularized NameNisuke Nakamoto
Custodian Identification Number4138
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Princeton, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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