Toshikumi Takaoka

Toshikumi Takaoka

He was born on 4 July 1927. His name is also listed as Toshi Takaoka. His family includes Nobuko Takaoka (mother; nee Nobuko Morita) and Yoichi Takaoka (father). He previously lived in Port Alberni, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan City, Slocan, BC and Hamilton, ON.

Metadata

ForenameToshikumi
SurnameTakaoka
Regularized NameToshikumi Takaoka
Custodian Identification Number15625
NationalityUnknown
ResidenceSlocan, BC
ResidenceHamilton, ON

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