Taka Hosaki

Taka Hosaki

She was born on 23 May 1895. Her maiden name is Taka Hirokado. She was a housewife. Her family includes Chiu Hirokado (mother; nee Chiu Kido), Shigematsu Hirokado (father), Sokichi Hosaki [possibly Sotaro Hosaki] (husband), Takeko Hosaki (daughter), and Toshiko Hosaki (daughter). Her home address is listed as 701 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.


Regularized NameTaka Hosaki
Custodian Identification Number6039
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Raymond, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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