Toyoko Nishino

Toyoko Nishino

She was born on 31 March 1916. She was a housewife. Her family includes Hide Yamamura (mother; nee Hide Miyama), Mantaro Yamamura (father), and Sakae Nishino (husband). Her home address is listed as 352 _ Heatley Avenue, Vancouver, BC. 2528 Waterloo Road, Vancouver, BC and 208 Union Street, Vancouver, BC are listed as former addresses. She was forcibly uprooted to Hamilton, ON.


Regularized NameToyoko Nishino
Custodian Identification Number7670
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Hamilton, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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