Moriyoshi Takata

Moriyoshi Takata

He was born on 7 September 1905. He was a pilp mill worker. His family includes Kane Takata (mother), Yosanuemon Takata (father), Kazue Takata (wife), Kyoko Takata [also listed as Kyoko Mae Takata] (daughter) and Teruko Takata [also listed as Teruko Betty Takata and Teruko Elizabeth Takata] (daughter). His home address is listed as Prince Rupert, BC. Ocean Falls, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMoriyoshi
SurnameTakata
Regularized NameMoriyoshi Takata
Custodian Identification Number14402
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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