Iwao Takeda

Iwao Takeda

He was born on 15 December 1914. He was employed by Mr. Sutherland, 2477 West 1st Avenue. His home address is listed as 2477 West 1st Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Cambie Siding, BC and Nipigon, ON.


Regularized NameIwao Takeda
Custodian Identification Number3778
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Cambie Siding, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Nipigon, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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