Sachi Shimotakahara

Sachi Shimotakahara

She was born on 13 September 1925. Her name is also listed as Sachi Jean Shimotakahara. She was a student at King Edward High School. Her family includes Shin Shimotakahara (mother; nee Shin Kusama) and Kozo Shimotakahara (father). Her home address is listed as 210 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. 1245 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameSachi Shimotakahara
Custodian Identification Number13130
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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