Harumi Nishimoto

Harumi Nishimoto

He was born on 15 February 1909. His name is also listed as Harumy Nishimoto. He was a clergyman for the Presbyterian Church in Japan. His family includes Kikuyo Nishimoto [also listed as Hikuyo Nishimoto] (mother; nee Kikuyo Okahashi or Hikuyo Okahashi) and Kisaku Nishimoto (father). His home address is listed as Aldergrove, BC. St, Joseph’s Hospital, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameHarumi Nishimoto
Custodian Identification Number13252
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Aldergrove


Custodian Case Files (1)


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