Asataro Takasaki

Asataro Takasaki

He was born on 2 June 1904. He was a mill worker employed by B.C. Pulp & Paper Company, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Ichi Takasaki (mother; nee Ichi Miyazaki), Taramatsu Takasaki (father), and Yoshino Takasaki (wife). His home address is listed as Woodfibre, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Popoff Farms, Slocan, BC and Nakusp, BC.

Metadata

ForenameAsataro
SurnameTakasaki
Regularized NameAsataro Takasaki
Custodian Identification Number2530
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSlocan, BC
ResidenceNakusp, BC

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Terminology

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