Masazi Nakashoji

Masazi Nakashoji

He was born on 12 Febuary 1913. He was a lumberman employed by Pacific Shingle Mill Company. His family includes Chiyoko Nakashoji (wife; nee Chiyoko Yamada), Mitsuyo Nakashoji (father), Tono Nakashoji (mother; nee Tono Nishikawa), and Michiko Nakashoji [also listed as Joan Nakashoji] (daughter). His home address is listed as 722 Pender East Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.


Regularized NameMasazi Nakashoji
Custodian Identification Number11468
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceLemon Creek, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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