720: Misao Katowaki

720: Misao Katowaki

Misao Katowaki

She was born on 20 February 1899. Her maiden name is Misao Okazaki. She was a housewife. Her family includes Sentaro Okazaki (father), Katsuki Kadowaki (husband), Saburo Kadowaki (son, also known as George Kadowaki), and Shigeru Kadowaki (son, also known as Bobby Kadowaki). Her home address is listed as 524 West 7th Avenue, Prince Rupert, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 20 February 1899
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9310 (1608-1612)
Type Person
Custodian Number 720
Name Misao Katowaki
Dates
Not Before: 28 March 1942
Not After: 23 May 1943

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Title

720: Misao Katowaki

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Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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