8521: Kameo Takaki

8521: Kameo Takaki

Kameo Takaki

She was born on 16 October 1903. She was a farmer’s help. Hern maiden name was Kameo Yoshitomi. Her family includes Keisuke Takaki (husband), Amy Takaki (daughter), Shigeru Takaki (son), Mary Takaki (daughter), Akira Takaki (son), May Takaki (daughter), Iyo Yoshitomi (mother; nee Iyo Hisamitsu), and Isokichi Yoshitomi (father). Her home address is listed as Box 144, Matsqui, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 16 October 1903
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
C-9382 (1141-1144)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8521
Name Kameo Takaki



8521: Kameo Takaki


Metadata Author: Aiying Yuan
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