Junichi Nomura

Junichi Nomura

He was born on 22 October 1920. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers, Steveston, BC. His family includes Fuji Nomura (mother; Fuji Atagi) and Torazo Nomura [possibly Torago Nomura] (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 23, Pacific Coast Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameJunichi Nomura
Custodian Identification Number3994
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Lethbridge, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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