Sawae Nishikihama

Sawae Nishikihama

She was born on 14 January 1913. She was a housewife. Her family includes Torasaburo Nishikihama (husband), Eiko Nishikihama (daughter), Kenji Nishikihama (son), Keiko Nishikihama (daughter). Her home address is listed as 683 No. 1 Road, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Minto City, BC.


Regularized NameSawae Nishikihama
Custodian Identification Number6235
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceMinto City, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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