Kameo Akase

Kameo Akase

She was born on 15 June 1898. She is also listed as Komeo Akase. She was a housewife. Her family includes Hiroshi Akase (husband) and Hirotoshi Akase (son). Her home address is listed as 1810 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC. 141 Second Avenue West, Vancouver, BC and 132 Fifth Avenue East, Vancouver, BC are listed as former addresses. She was forcibly uprooted to Rosebery, BC.


Regularized NameKameo Akase
Custodian Identification Number7609
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Rosebery, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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