Tokimitsu Takemura

Tokimitsu Takemura

He was born on 14 April 1884. He was a gardener. His family includes Mitsuye Takemura [also listed as Mitsue Takemura] (daughter). Qualicum Beach, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameTokimitsu Takemura
Custodian Identification Number14370
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Qualicum Beach


Custodian Case Files (1)


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