6128: Yoshiye Takashima

6128: Yoshiye Takashima

Yoshiye Takashima

She was born on 21 September 1921. Her maiden name is Yoshiye Kireto. She was a housewife. Her family includes Shimayo Kireto (mother; nee Shimayo Kawada), Gunichi Kireto (father), Yoshitaka Takashima (husband), Hajime Raymond Takashima (son), and Mitsue Florence Takashima (daughter). Her home address is listed as Fanny Bay, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and New Denver, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 21 September 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
New Denver, BC
C-9364 (320-331)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6128
Name Yoshiye Takashima



6128: Yoshiye Takashima


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