Yasomatsu Nishizaki

Yasomatsu Nishizaki

He was a millwright and a carpenter. His family includes Harue Nishizaki (mother; nee Haru Horii), Yosajiro Nishizaki (father), Kimi Nishizaki (wife; nee Kimi Hikida), Susumu Nishizaki (son), Sumiko Nishizaki (daughter), and Tsutomu Nishizaki (son). 8235 Fremlin Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC and Monte Lake, BC.

Metadata

ForenameYasomatsu
SurnameNishizaki
Regularized NameYasomatsu Nishizaki
Custodian Identification Number13592
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSandon, BC
ResidenceMonte Lake, BC

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