Takayoshi Maede

Takayoshi Maede

Maede was born on 1 May 1915. He was a self employed fisherman. His family includes Hide Maede (mother; nee Hide Yukawa), Yoshihei Maede (father) Asako Maede (wife; nee Asako Iwasaki; in Osaka Japan). His home address is listed as Quathiaski Cove BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood BC. His listed seized property includes one lot and dwelling house in 112 Block in the Nanaimo District, and household belongings.


Regularized NameTakayoshi Maede
Custodian Identification Number1670
NationalityNaturalized Canadian


Custodian Case Files (1)


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