Koyo Kataoka

Koyo Kataoka

She was born on 18 November 1894. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kichitaro Katoka (husband), Chiyoko Katoka (daughter), Hiroshi Katoka (son), Takeshi Kataoka (son), and Kiyoshi Katoka (son). Her home address is listed as Sherman P.O., West Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Popoff Farms, Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameKoyo Kataoka
Custodian Identification Number9512
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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