Haru Takenaka

Haru Takenaka

She was born on 10 December 1891. She was a housewife. Her family includes Unokichi Takenaka (husband), Niichi Takenaka (son), and Isamu Takenaka (son). Her home address is listed as 964 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. 623 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.


Regularized NameHaru Takenaka
Custodian Identification Number10546
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Sandon, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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