Tsunejiro Nishikawa

Tsunejiro Nishikawa

He was born on 6 August 1869. He was retired at the time of the file. His family includes Yoso Nishikawa (mother), Yosoyomo Nishikawa (father), Tane Nishikawa (wife; nee Tane Sawamura), and Kotaro Nishikawa (son). His home address is listed as 332 West 5th Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC and moved to Fort William, ON to live with his son.

Metadata

ForenameTsunejiro
SurnameNishikawa
Regularized NameTsunejiro Nishikawa
Custodian Identification Number7028
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceLemon Creek, BC

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Custodian Case Files (1)

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