Fusae Nishii

Fusae Nishii

She was born on 8 August 1919. She is also listed in the files as Mary Nishii. Her maiden name is Fusae Hikida [also listed as Mary Hikida]. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tayu Nishii (mother; nee Tayu Teramura), Kajiro Nishii (father), Akemi Nishii [also listed as Sussie Nishii] (daughter), and Torakichi Nishii (husband). Her home address is listed as 122 Moncton Street, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameFusae Nishii
Custodian Identification Number6074
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Lethbridge, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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