Isami Takishita

Isami Takishita

He was born on 8 September 1918. He was a farmer employed by his father. His family includes Momoe Takishita [possibly Momoye Takishita] (mother; nee Momoe Takeda or Momoye Takeda) and Tokujiro Takishita (father). His home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 1, Haney, BC. 2480 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to McGillivray Falls, BC.


Regularized NameIsami Takishita
Custodian Identification Number4763
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)McGillivray Falls, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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