Toshie Nishikawa

Toshie Nishikawa

She was born on 25 January 1917. Her maiden name is Toshie Inamoto. She was a housewife and a dressmaker. Her family includes Kishi Inamoto (mother; nee Kishi Nishimura), Tojuro Inamoto (father), and Toshio Nishikawa (husband). Her home address is listed as 946 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. 758 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She died on 21 October 1942.


Regularized NameToshie Nishikawa
Custodian Identification Number12515
NationalityCanadian born


Custodian Case Files (1)


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