Sakiye Takashima

Sakiye Takashima

She was born on 20 February 1925. She is also listed as Sakiye Joan Takashima. She was a cannery employee. Her family includes Tsugiko Takashima (mother; nee Tsugiko Tsutsui) and Tetsuzo Takashima (father). Her home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 1, Port Hammond, BC. 2446 First Avenue, Port Hammond, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameSakiye Takashima
Custodian Identification Number7488
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Port Hammond


Custodian Case Files (1)


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