Waka Hasegawa

Waka Hasegawa

She was born on July, 14, 1881. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yasuke Hasegawa (husband), Toshiko Hasegawa (daughter), Yasuo Hasegawa (son), George Hasegawa (son), and Ayako Hasegawa (daughter). Her home address is listed as 826 Mason Street, Victoria, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to 241 Sherbourne Street, Toronto, Ontario. No seized property is listed in file.


Regularized NameWaka Hasegawa
Custodian Identification Number1687
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (before uprooting)Victoria


Custodian Case Files (1)


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