2577: Rosa Takatsu

2577: Rosa Takatsu

Rosa Takatsu

She was born on 11 March 1925. Her name is also listed in the file as Adeline Takatsu or Adeline Rosa Takatsu. She was a cannery worker employed by Gillands Fruit Cannery, Haney, BC. Her family includes Tatsu Takatsu (mother; nee Tatsu Mitsuhashi) and Shunsuke Takatsu (father). Her home address is listed as 133 11th Avenue, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to La Rochelle, MB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 11 March 1925
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
La Rochelle, MB
Locations before uprooting
C-9330 (404-407)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2577
Name Rosa Takatsu



2577: Rosa Takatsu


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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