Akio Nishimoto

Akio Nishimoto

He was born on 7 April 1903. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Shimo Nishimoto (mother; nee Shimo Nagata), and Jenkichi Nishimoto [possibly Genkichi Nishimoto] (father). His home address is listed as 301 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.

Metadata

ForenameAkio
SurnameNishimoto
Regularized NameAkio Nishimoto
Custodian Identification Number3815
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceTashme, BC

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