Kinu Nomura

Kinu Nomura

She was born on 25 March 1891. Her maiden name is Kinu Nakagawa. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kino Nakagawa (mother), Isaburo Nakagawa (father), Yaozo Nomura (husband), Akio Nomura (son), Toshiharu Nomura (son), and Asako Nomura (daughter). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Mission, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Coaldale, AB.


Regularized NameKinu Nomura
Custodian Identification Number5695
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Coaldale, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Mission


Custodian Case Files (1)


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