Sotojiro Takada

Sotojiro Takada

He was born on 28 January 1892. He was a salesman employed by Vancouver and Toronto Tobacco Company, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Nobu Takada (wife; nee Nobu Fujino), Minoru Takada (son), Akira Takada (son), Sachie Takada (daughter), and Kiyoko Takada (daughter). His home address is listed as 873 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.

Metadata

ForenameSotojiro
SurnameTakada
Regularized NameSotojiro Takada
Custodian Identification Number5559
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceLethbridge, AB

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