Nobuharu Sano

Nobuharu Sano

He was born on 7 April 1910. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Tsuna Sano [possibly Tuna Sano] (mother), Manjiro Sano (father), Tamako Sano (wife), Koichi Sano (son), Haruo Sano (son), and Masao Sano (son). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kildonan, MB and he was exiled to Japan on 31 May 1946.


Regularized NameNobuharu Sano
Custodian Identification Number8631
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kildonan, MB
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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