11576: Toshiharu Takashima

11576: Toshiharu Takashima

Toshiharu Takashima

He was born on 8 August 1900. He was a self-employed gardener. His family includes Miyamatsu Mura (father), Kiku Mura (mother; nee Kiku Takashima), Mitsuko Takashima (wife; nee Mitsuko Adachi), Sumiko Takashima (daughter), Sachiko Takashima (daughter), Sho Takashima (son) and Masaru Takashima (son). His home address is listed as 1723 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 08 August 1900
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Vernon, BC
C-9409 (1438-1483)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11576
Name Toshiharu Takashima



11576: Toshiharu Takashima


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