6766: Kimiyo Takahashi

6766: Kimiyo Takahashi

Kimiyo Takahashi

She was born on 12 January 1912. Her maiden name is Kimiyo Yanamoto. She was a housewife. Her family includes Matsuye Yanamoto (mother; nee Matsuye Niki), Kamekichi Yanamoto (father), Henry Takahashi [also listed as Yoshimi Takahashi] (husband), Michiko Takahashi (daughter), Percy Takahashi [also listed as Masanobu Takahashi] (son), Stanley Takahashi [also listed as Katsuyoshi Takahashi] (son), and George Takahashi [also listed as Noburo Takahashi] (son). Her home address is listed as 414 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and she was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.
Sex F
Date of Birth 12 January 1912
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
New Denver, BC
Date exiled to Japan 02 August 1946
Locations before uprooting
C-9368 (1841-1828)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6766
Name Kimiyo Takahashi



6766: Kimiyo Takahashi


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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