Rikimatsu Takasaki

Rikimatsu Takasaki

He was born on 21 May 1898. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Tohi Takasaki (mother; nee Tohi Miyazaki), Toromatsu Takasaki (father), Sakie Takasaki (wife), Takeo Takasaki (son), Ayako Takasaki (daughter), Matsuye Takasaki (daughter), Hiroshi Takasaki (son), June Takasaki (son), Yoshio Takasaki (son), and Akio Takasaki (son). His home address is listed as Dewdney Road, Rural Route No. 1, Whonnock, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameRikimatsu Takasaki
Custodian Identification Number8709
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Whonnock


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