Taisho Tasaka

Taisho Tasaka

He was born on 13 April 1913. He was a captain and on a fish packer. His family includes Yorie Tasaka (mother; nee Yorie Hato) and Isaburo Tasaka (father). His home address is listed as 1672 West 1st Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Shuswap, BC.


Regularized NameTaisho Tasaka
Custodian Identification Number1955
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Shuswap, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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