Seiichi Nomura

Seiichi Nomura

He was born on 12 June 1885. He was a chauffeur employed by Mrs. Gordon Hunter, 327 Belleville Street, Victoria, BC. His family includes Shige Nomura (wife; in Japan) and Shigeyo Nomura (son; in Japan). His home address is listed as 327 Belleville Street, Victoria, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to R.R. #3, Salmon Arm, BC and PO Box 37, Grand Forks, BC.


Regularized NameSeiichi Nomura
Custodian Identification Number497
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (before uprooting)Victoria


Custodian Case Files (1)


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