Sakaye Imai

Sakaye Imai

She was born on 21 November 1925. She was a student at Sunnyside High School, Prince Rupert, BC. Her family includes Tsune Imai (mother; nee Tsune Sakuta) and Masutaro Imai (father). Her address is listed as Sunnyside Cannery, Prince Rupert, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC and 4889 Saint Urbain Street, Montreal, QC.


Regularized NameSakaye Imai
Custodian Identification Number464
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSandon, BC
ResidenceMontreal, QC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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