Kimi Nishino

Kimi Nishino

She was born on 19 June 1886. She is also listed as Kimi Nishimo. She was a rooming house worker and housewife. Her family includes Yoshio Nishino (husband), Tayeko Nishino (daughter), Minoru Nishino (son), Sakae Nishino (son), Susumu Nishino (son), Tsutomu Nishino (son), and Takeshi Nishino (son). Her home address is listed as 352 _ Heatley Street, Vancouver, BC. 208 Union Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Bay Farm, BC.


Regularized NameKimi Nishino
Custodian Identification Number7628
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Bay Farm, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


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