Kaoru Takasaki

Kaoru Takasaki

He was born on 05 November 1907. He was a merchant employed by Sunnyside Produce. His family includes Kinu Takasaki (mother), Katsutaro Takasaki (father), Shizu Takasaki (wife; nee Shizu Yoshida), and Kyoko Takasaki (daughter). His home address is listed as 2134 West 41st Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Grand Forks, BC and 394 Markham Street, Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameKaoru Takasaki
Custodian Identification Number3263
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Grand Forks, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


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