8636: Sakae Takenaka

8636: Sakae Takenaka

Sakae Takenaka

She was born on 3 February 1897. She was a self-employed farmer. Her family includes Sue Izumi (mother), Rikizo Takenaka (husband), Kanako Takenaka (daughter), Rikio Takenaka (son), and Tayuru Takenaka (son). Her home address is listed as 1346 Gibson Road, Rural Route No. 1, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Portage La Prairie, MB, St. Vilal, MB and Fort Garry, MB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 03 February 1897
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Portage La Prairie, MB
St Vilal, MB
Fort Garry, MB
C-9383 (2240-2338)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8636
Name Sakae Takenaka



8636: Sakae Takenaka


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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