Kazo Takeda

Kazo Takeda

He was born on 1 April 1884. He was a cook employed by B. M. & S., Britannia, BC. His family includes Katsuno Takeda (mother), Hikota Takeda (father), and Hideio Takeda (former wife; nee Hideio Mihara; in Japan). His home address is listed as B. M. & S. Japanese Bunkhouse, Britannia, BC. 328 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Monte Lake, BC.


Regularized NameKazo Takeda
Custodian Identification Number7912
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Monte Lake, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Britannia


Custodian Case Files (1)


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