Shichiro Takimoto

Shichiro Takimoto

He was born on 3 May 1905. He was born as Shichiro Kodo and was adopted into his wife’s family. He was a sawmill hand. His family includes Ruji Kodo (mother), Magoshichi Kodo (father), Kazuye Takimoto (wife), Koichi Takimoto (son), and Chieko Takimoto (daughter). His home address is listed as Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameShichiro Takimoto
Custodian Identification Number8712
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceTashme, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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