Emiko Sakai

Emiko Sakai

She was born on 21 January 1914. Her maiden name is Emiko Ikeda. Her family includes Hisano Ikeda (mother; nee Hisano Yamashita), Torakichi Ikeda (father), and Tokuzo Sakai (husband). Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. She died 11 April 1942 in Vancouver, BC.


Regularized NameEmiko Sakai
Custodian Identification Number15308
NationalityCanadian born


Custodian Case Files (1)


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