Arthur Takagi

Arthur Takagi

He was born on 7 October 1923. His name is also listed as Toshio Arthur Takagi. He was a logger employed by Fenridge Lumber Company, Haney, BC. His family includes Emi Yusa Takagi (mother; nee Emi Yusa Miyashima) and Kizuro Takagi (father). His home address is listed as Haney, BC. 2746 Cheyenne Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Nakusp, BC where he died on 23 November 1943.


Regularized NameArthur Takagi
Custodian Identification Number1858
Residence (after uprooting)Nakusp, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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