George Takaoka

George Takaoka

He was born on 01 November 1922. His name is also listed in the file as Minoru Takaoka. He was a gardener. His family includes Yone Takaoka (mother; nee Yone Fujimoto). His home address is listed as Old Yale Road, Murrayville, BC. 224 1/2 East George Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.

Metadata

ForenameGeorge
SurnameTakaoka
Regularized NameGeorge Takaoka
Custodian Identification Number3302
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceToronto, ON

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