Sakae Nishino

Sakae Nishino

He was born on 11 May 1914. He was a press worker employed by Vancouver Paper Box Limited, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Kimi Nishino (mother; nee Koyanagi), Yoshio Nishino (father), and Toyoko Nishino (wife; nee Toyoko Yamamura). His home address is listed as 208 Union Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hamilton, ON.


Regularized NameSakae Nishino
Custodian Identification Number2803
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Hamilton, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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