9079: Masaru Takasaki

9079: Masaru Takasaki

Masaru Takasaki

He was born on 10 September 1914. He was a self-employed retail merchant and owner of Dick’s Market, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Kinu Takasaki (mother), and Katsutaro Takasaki [possibly Katutaro Takasaki] (father). His home address is listed as 901 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC and 1059 Burnaby Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Midway, BC Grand Forks, BC McGillivray, BC, Keremeos, BC, and Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 10 September 1914
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Midway, BC
Grand Forks, BC
McGillivray, BC
Keremeos, BC
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9388 (1649-1661)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9079
Name Masaru Takasaki

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9079: Masaru Takasaki

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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