9128: Shigeko Sakata

9128: Shigeko Sakata

Shigeko Sakata

She was born on 10 September 1919. She was a housewife. Her family includes Moto Sakata (mother), Shoichi Sakata (father), Tomizo Sakata (husband), Tsukasa Sakata (son), and Masaaki Sakata (son). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 139, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 10 September 1919
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Bridge River, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9389 (661-664)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9128
Name Shigeko Sakata



9128: Shigeko Sakata


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