3424: Margaret Takaoka

3424: Margaret Takaoka

Margaret Takaoka

She was born on 13 April 1921. She was also referred to as Margaret Kanae Takaoka. Her family includes Yone Takaoka (mother; Yone Fujimoto), Tetsusuchi Takaoka (father), and Harry Hiroshi Takaoka (brother). Her home address is listed as Old Yale Road, Murrayville, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 13 April 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
C-9337 (279-282)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3424
Name Margaret Takaoka



3424: Margaret Takaoka


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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