Tsuyoshi Nishida

Tsuyoshi Nishida

He was born on 1 January 1923. He was a student. His family includes Sumiye Nishida (mother; nee Sumiye Ota) and Tatsuzo Nishida (father). His home address is listed as Woodfibre, BC. St, Joseph’s Hospital, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Vancouver, BC.


Regularized NameTsuyoshi Nishida
Custodian Identification Number7896
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Vancouver, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Woodfibre


Custodian Case Files (1)


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