Kikuzo Nakada

Kikuzo Nakada

He was born on 22 December 1887. He was a cook employed by Home Cannery, Gore Avenue, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Matsuno Nakada (mother; nee Matsuno Ogawa), Haumon Nakada (father), Yasuye Nakada (wife), Hideo Nakada (son), Kikuno Nakada (daughter), Kaname Nakada (son), and Yasuno Nakada (daughter). His home address is listed as 1889 Triumph Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and he was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameKikuzo Nakada
Custodian Identification Number8024
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceNew Denver, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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