Wataru Nishida

Wataru Nishida

He was born on 1 January 1925. He was student at Woodfibre Highschool, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Sumiye Nishida (mother; nee Sumiye Ohta), and Tateuyo Nishida (father). His home address is listed as Woodfibre, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.

Metadata

ForenameWataru
SurnameNishida
Regularized NameWataru Nishida
Custodian Identification Number8188
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceKaslo, BC

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