Yoshio Nishino

Yoshio Nishino

He was born on 21 November 1876. He is also listed as Yoshio Hishino. He was a rooming house owner. His family includes Kimi Nishino (wife), Tayeko Nishino (daughter), Minoru Nishino (son), Sakae Nishino (son), Susumu Nishino (son), Tsutomu Nishino (son), and Takeshi Nishino (son). His home address is listed as 352 _ Heatley Avenue, Vancouver, BC. 208 Union Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameYoshio Nishino
Custodian Identification Number7673
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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