Michiko Takeda

Michiko Takeda

She was born on 3 February 1914. Her maiden name is Michiko Hirowatari. She was a housewife. Her family includes Ekino Hirowatari (mother; nee Ekino Gunkishima), Uso Hirowatari (father), Masaichi Takeda (husband), Tetsuke Takeda (daughter), Utako Takeda (daughter), and Hiroto Takeda (son). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. Rural Route No. 1, Port Hammond, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Rosebery, BC.


Regularized NameMichiko Takeda
Custodian Identification Number12630
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Rosebery, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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