Takayuchi Abe

Takayuchi Abe

He was born on 20 January 1889. He also went by David Abe. He was a secretary of and interpreter for Fisherman’s Association no. 2, District Fishermans Association. His family includes Kaoru Abe (wife; nee Kaoru Eto). His home address is listed as 2009 Victoria Drive, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameTakayuchi Abe
Custodian Identification Number301
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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