Inosuke Nishikawa

Inosuke Nishikawa

He was born on 4 April 1887. He was a self-employed strawberry grower. His family includes Naka Nishikawa (mother; nee Naka Asakusa), Kesasuke Nishikawa (father), Shimo Nishikawa (wife; nee Shimo Taniguchi), Isamu Nishikawa [possibly Samu Nishikawa] (son), and Haruyo Nishikawa (daughter). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 184, Whonnock, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.

Metadata

ForenameInosuke
SurnameNishikawa
Regularized NameInosuke Nishikawa
Custodian Identification Number3397
NationalityJapanese national
ResidencePicture Butte, AB

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