Toshiko Takeda

Toshiko Takeda

She was born on 19 March 1923. Her maiden name is Toshiko Sameshima. She was a housewife. Her family includes Taye Sameshima [possibly Tae Sameshima] (mother; nee Taye Kukita or Tae Kukita), and Munetoshi Sameshima (father). Her home address is listed as Clayburn, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.

Metadata

ForenameToshiko
SurnameTakeda
Regularized NameToshiko Takeda
Custodian Identification Number6373
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceLethbridge, AB

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