Ukichi Nishimoto

Ukichi Nishimoto

He was born on 1 February 1876. He was a fisherman employed by BC Packers, Eburne BC. His family includes Bunkichi Nishimoto (father), Kuma Nishimoto (mother), and Masa Nishimoto (wife; nee Masa Maehara). His home address is listed as 22 1/2 Cordova Street, Grand Union Hotel. He was forcibly uprooted to Minto Mine, BC.


Regularized NameUkichi Nishimoto
Custodian Identification Number10103
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceMinto Mine, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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