11784: Sunao Takata

11784: Sunao Takata

Sunao Takata

He was born on 31 January 1907. He was a mill worker. His family includes Miyo Takata (wife; nee Miyo Yanagi), Jirosuke Takata (father), Yuki Takata (mother; nee Yuki Wakamatsu), Reiko Takata (daughter), and Meriko Takata (daughter). He lived in Woodfibre, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Princeton, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 31 January 1907
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Princeton, BC
Reel
C-9411 (1391-1404)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11784
Name Sunao Takata

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Title

11784: Sunao Takata

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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