Katsutoshi Takashima

Katsutoshi Takashima

He was born on 28 November 1905. He was a logger. His family includes Chiji Takashima (mother; nee Chiji Kimoto) and Yoshiko Takashima (wife; nee Yoshiko Masuda). Coombs, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Kelowna, BC.


Regularized NameKatsutoshi Takashima
Custodian Identification Number14024
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kelowna, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Coombs


Custodian Case Files (1)


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