Miyeko Takishita

Miyeko Takishita

She was born on 15 July 1923. Her family includes Momoye Takishita (mother; nee Momoye Takeda) and Tokujiro Takishita (father). Her home address is listed as 22nd Road, Rural Route, No. 1, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to McGillivray Falls, BC.


Regularized NameMiyeko Takishita
Custodian Identification Number4766
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)McGillivray Falls, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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