Kunizo Nukaya

Kunizo Nukaya

He was born on 16 January 1888. He was a fisherman. His family includes Tono Nukaya (wife), Nami Nukaya (daughter; in Japan). His home address is listed as Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Westwold, BC.


Regularized NameKunizo Nukaya
Custodian Identification Number2067
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Westwold, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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