Matsuye Takasaki

Matsuye Takasaki

She was born on 10 October 1913. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Matsuye Nishi. Her family includes Wataru Takasaki (husband), Makoto Takasaki [also listed as Kenneth Takasaki] (son), Keiko Takasaki (daughter), Rusa Nishi (mother), and Unosuke Nishi (father). Her home address is listed as 1059 Burnaby Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Grand Forks, BC.


Regularized NameMatsuye Takasaki
Custodian Identification Number8292
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceGrand Forks, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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