Shizue Akase

Shizue Akase

She was born on 20 May 1913. She was a housewife. Her family includes Ichiyoshi Akase (husband), Madoka Akase (daughter), Junko Akase (daughter). Her home address is listed as 1191 West 71st Avenue, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameShizue
SurnameAkase
Regularized NameShizue Akase
Custodian Identification Number10334
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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