8003: Yoshitaka Takashima

8003: Yoshitaka Takashima

Yoshitaka Takashima

He was born on 20 March 1916. He was a mechanic employed by Deep Bay Logging Company Limited, Fanny Bay, BC. His family includes Tsugiko Takashima (mother; nee Tsugiko Tsutsui), Tetsuzo Takashima (father), Yoshiye Takashima (wife; nee Yoshiye Kireto), Hajime Takashima [also listed as Hajime Raymond Takashima] (son), Mitsuye Takashima [also listed as Mitsue Florence Takashima] (daughter), and Shirley Shizuko Takashima (daughter). His home address is listed as Fanny Bay, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Prince George, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 20 March 1916
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Prince George, BC
Reel
C-9379 (1-47)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8003
Name Yoshitaka Takashima

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8003: Yoshitaka Takashima

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