Masako Takata

Masako Takata

She was born on 27 Mau 1925. She was a student at King George. Her family includes Yoshitako Takata (father) and Ruth Takata (mother; nee Ruth Yamamura). Her home address is listed as 391 Powell Street, Vancouver BC She was forcibly uprooted to Popoff, Slocan.


Regularized NameMasako Takata
Custodian Identification Number10188
NationalityNaturalized Canadian


Custodian Case Files (1)


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