Takeko Kamino

Takeko Kamino

She was born on 29 January 1918. Her name is also listed in the file as Takeko Joan Kamino. She was a domestic servant employed by Mrs. F. Brown, 5476 Angus Drive, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Hanako Kamino (mother; nee Hanako Sanpeye) and Atsumu Kamino (father). Her home address is listed as 1952 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to 133 Farnham Avenue, Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameTakeko Kamino
Custodian Identification Number10499
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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