Sueko Nakata

Sueko Nakata

She was born on 25 June 1920. Her maiden name is Sueko Hayashi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Hirokichi Hayashi (father), Kiyoshi Nakata (husband) and Toyomi Nakata (daughter). Her mother’s maiden last name is Hanazawa. Her home address is listed as 111 Steveston Highway, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Kelowna, BC.


Regularized NameSueko Nakata
Custodian Identification Number14882
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kelowna, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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