Noboru Nomura

Noboru Nomura

He was born on 28 September 1903. He was a boom man employed by Mayo Brother Lumber Company. His family includes Tayo Nomura (wife), Sadako Nomura (wife; nee Sadako Kono), Noboru Nomura (father), Shizu Nomura (mother; nee Shizu Okimoto), Harry Nomura [also listed as Yiuchi Nomura (son), Rabert Nomura [also listed as Masanori Nomura] (son), and Akiko Nomura (daughter). He lived in Paldi, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Rosebery, BC.


Regularized NameNoboru Nomura
Custodian Identification Number11746
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceRosebery, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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