Shizu Takasaki

Shizu Takasaki

She was born on 8 December 1913. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Shizu Yoshida. Her family includes Kaoru Takasaki (husband), Kyoko Takasaki (daughter), Yasu Yoshida (mother; nee Yasu Nakagawa), and Mankichi Yoshida (father). Her home address is listed as 1059 Burnaby Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Grand Forks, BC.


Regularized NameShizu Takasaki
Custodian Identification Number8293
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Grand Forks, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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