Masaru Nishizaki

Masaru Nishizaki

He was born on 13 June 1917. He was a store clerk, Britannia, BC. His family includes Ishino Nishizaki (mother; nee Ishino Yanobu) and Busabura Nishizaki [possibly Busaburo Nishizaki] (father). His home address is listed as Britannia, BC. Britannia Beach, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Yard Creek Camp, BC and Hamilton, ON.

Metadata

ForenameMasaru
SurnameNishizaki
Regularized NameMasaru Nishizaki
Custodian Identification Number7909
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceYard Creek Camp, BC
ResidenceHamilton, ON

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