Isamu Takenaka

Isamu Takenaka

He was born on 20 July 1923. He was a student. His family includes Haru Takenaka (mother; nee Haru Mori) and Unokichi Takenaka (father). 964 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON and Toronto, ON.

Metadata

ForenameIsamu
SurnameTakenaka
Regularized NameIsamu Takenaka
Custodian Identification Number14686
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceAngler, ON
ResidenceToronto, ON

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