Take Kurita

Take Kurita

Her maiden name was Take Tachibana. She was born on 23 February 1895. She was a housewife. Her family includes Shojiro Kurita (husband; deceased), Tsurusaburo Tachibana (father), Iku Tachibana (mother; nee Iku Nakamura), Naoe Kurita (daughter). Her home address is listed as 409 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameTake Kurita
Custodian Identification Number11801
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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