Ai Kakatsu

Ai Kakatsu

She was born on 05 May 1894. Her maiden name is Ai Mukuyama. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kaiya Mukuyama (mother), Genshiro Mukuyama (father) and Yonekichi Kakatsu (husband). Her home address is listed as 1207 Stewart Avenue, Nanaimo, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC. She was exiled to Japan on 01 June 1946.


Regularized NameAi Kakatsu
Custodian Identification Number3178
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceGreenwood, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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