Gensaku Nikaido

Gensaku Nikaido

He was born on 13 December 1905. He was a self-employed gardener. His family includes Kinoi Nikaido (wife) and Shigeru Nikaido (son). His home address is listed as 1533 West 3rd Avenue and 2095 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Popoff, BC.


Regularized NameGensaku Nikaido
Custodian Identification Number10013
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Popoff, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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