Shigeki Nishioka

Shigeki Nishioka

He was born on 29 July 1888. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Haru Nishioka (mother; nee Haru Kunisawa), Hayashi Nishioka (father), Kameju Nishioka (wife; nee Kameju Sato), Emy Nishioka (daughter), Hiro Nishioka (son) and George Nishioka (son). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 4, New Westminster, BC. 292 Peace Arch Highway, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to 330 Assiniboine Avenue, Winnipeg, MB.


Regularized NameShigeki Nishioka
Custodian Identification Number9602
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Winnipeg, MB
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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