Waku Nishiguchi

Waku Nishiguchi

Her maiden name was Waku Tsukamoto. She was born on 14 September 1893. She was a housewife. Her family includes Magojiro Nishiguchi (husband), Kaichi Nishiguchi (son), Satoye Nishiguchi (daughter), Kiyoe Nishiguchi (daughter). Her home address is listed as 837 Columbia Street, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.


Regularized NameWaku Nishiguchi
Custodian Identification Number10202
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Bridge River, BC
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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