Kazo Nose

Kazo Nose

He was born on 05 November 1883. He was a sawmill worker employed by B.C. Fir & Cedar Lumber Company, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Matsu Nose (wife), Hiroshi Nose (son), and George Nose [also listed as Jioji Nose] (son). His home address is listed as 347 Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. 954 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameKazo Nose
Custodian Identification Number9339
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Greenwood, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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