Takanori Okada

Takanori Okada

He was born on 3 February 1914. He was a landscape gardener. His family includes Mone Okada (mother), Saburo Okada (father), Matsuye Okada (wife; nee Matsuye Hosaki), and Chizuko Nancy Okada (daughter). His home address is listed as 2631 Nelson Avenye, Burnaby, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTakanori
SurnameOkada
Regularized NameTakanori Okada
Custodian Identification Number2336
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

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