Susumu Nishino

Susumu Nishino

He is also named in the file as Richard Nishino. He was born on 10 June 1916. He worked as a janitor for his father. His family includes Kimi Nishino (mother; nee Kimi Koyanagi) and Yoshio Nishino (father). His home address is listed as 208 Union Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hamilton, ON.


Regularized NameSusumu Nishino
Custodian Identification Number3102
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Hamilton, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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