Takeo Kawasaki

Takeo Kawasaki

He was born on 2 July 1914. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Shizuko Kawasaki (wife; nee Shizuko Hiragawara), Toyomatsu Kawasaki (father), Fusa Kawasaki (mother; nee Fusa Harada), and Ryoichi Kawasaki (son). His home address is listed as 362 Alexander Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameTakeo Kawasaki
Custodian Identification Number11158
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceTashme, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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