Naozo Nakahari

Naozo Nakahari

He was born on 25 August 1882. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers, Sunnyside, Skeena River, BC. His family includes Isu Nakahari (wife). His home address is listed as Sunnyside, Skeena River, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC. He was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameNaozo Nakahari
Custodian Identification Number4041
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSandon, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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