Suyeichi Nakamoto

Suyeichi Nakamoto

He was born on 11 January 1907. He was a self-employed dry cleaner. His family includes Moji Nakamoto (mother; nee Moki Iwata), Hiyouemon Nakamoto (father), Yasuko Nakamoto (wife), Masato Nakamoto (son), Keiko Nakamoto (daughter), and Misako Nakamoto (daughter). His home address is listed as 3318 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC. 3218 West 9th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Rainbow Camp; 14 Mile Ranch, BC; and Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameSuyeichi Nakamoto
Custodian Identification Number14109
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceMile Ranch, BC
ResidenceTashme, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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