Kazuo Takayesu

Kazuo Takayesu

He was born on 19 May 1919. He was a boom man employed by Capilano Shingles Company Limited, Capilano, BC. His family includes Kaoru Takayesu (mother), Taru Takayesu (father), and Marion Katsumi Takayesu (wife; nee Marion Katsumi Isuda). His home address is listed as 1023 Maclean Drive, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKazuo
SurnameTakayesu
Regularized NameKazuo Takayesu
Custodian Identification Number3686
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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Takayesu

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