5148: Shigetoshi Takahashi

5148: Shigetoshi Takahashi

Shigetoshi Takahashi

He was born on 11 April 1907. He was a mill worker employed by Timberland Timber Co, New Westminster, BC. His family includes Hatuse Takahashi (mother), Takahashi Sukosaburo (father), Masano Takahashi (Adoptive Mother, nee Masano Abe), Shonosuke Takahashi (Adoptive Father), Tomiko Takahashi (wife; Tomiko Sakurai), Teddy Takahashi (son), Minako Takahashi (daughter), Kimiko Takahashi (daughter), and Fumiko Takahashi (daughter). His home address is listed as Bailey Road, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 11 April 1907
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Kaslo, BC
Reel
C-9353 (815-859)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5148
Name Shigetoshi Takahashi

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5148: Shigetoshi Takahashi

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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